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severe punishment for something seriously wrong that somebody has done การแก้แค้น, การจองเวร,กรรมสนอง 

If those who have suffered the most can accept things and let things be, and not think about retribution, then achieving resolution will be easier, Mr Thaksin said.

The British press has speculated cancelling the match is retribution for Thailand's football boss breaking a "promise" to back England's bid to host the 2018 World Cup.

Can people talk openly about difficult issues without fear of retribution?

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