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The Royal Thai Air Force says its award of an honorary skydiver certificate to the chief guard of an anti-government group had nothing to do with politics. 

Nasser Yeehma received the certificate and a badge from Air Marshal Vorachat Tharechat, commander of RTAF Security Forces Command.

Mr Nasser serves as chief guard for the Network of Students and People for the Reform of Thailand (NSPRT), known for taking a more hardline anti-government stance than some other groups.

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