PDRC chief, Mr. Suthep Thaugsuban, announced to his audience at Lumpini Park rally site on Sunday to catch Caretaker Prime Minister Ms. Yingluck Shinawatra. This is not the first time the former Democrat MP has made such an announcement. Despite the hate speech, personalised sexist attacks and the threats of harm on Ms. Yingluck, the […]
In early February, the “guards” of the so-called People’s Democratic Reform Committee violently manhandled and illegally detained a woman they claimed to be a spy. The allegation was untrue but the damage (violence against a woman) was done. The impact of PDRC thugs on the streets of Bangkok affects security and safety of everyone.
The number of deaths and injuries from political violence all over the country from Nov 30 last year to Feb 28 has been put at 23 killed and 768 hurt, according the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration’s Erawan centre. PDRC chief, Mr. Suthep Thaugsuban, had better remember that if it wasn’t because of his political ambition to […]
The Election Commission (EC) welcomed a move for dialogue between the two main conflicting groups in Thailand’s four-month political impasse. EC Chairman Mr. Supachai Somcharoen called on caretaker Prime Minister Ms. Yingluck Shinawatra and anti-democracy movement chief Suthep Thaugsuban to avoid setting preconditions, a critical factor that could jeopardise negotiations. EC senior member Mr. Somchai […]
The country has seen much conflict from the dazzling lights of Bangkok to the Deep South of insurrection-torn provinces. Political crisis has reduced society’s trust in the opposition, which is led by the Democrat Party and its PDRC mob. The system of Government, on the rails of democracy, has been the target of neo-fascism. In […]
Caretaker Prime Minister Ms. Yingluck Shinawatra in Chiang Mai province a few days ago.
FCCT POSITION ON MEDIA INTIMIDATION The Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Thailand is a journalists’ club which has a policy of strict neutrality in any political conflict. However, the club’s professional membership will speak out when the principles of freedom of expression and media freedom are threatened. In this light, the professional membership of the FCCT […]
People’s Democratic Reform Committee has lost much of their supporters. Photo was taken a few days ago at the Asoke intersection near to the Central World shopping mall.