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Democrats: Pull amnesty bills first

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The government should withdraw all amnesty bills now before parliament if it is serious about reconciliation talks, the opposition Democrat Party said on Saturday. 

Police officers rehearse crowd-control tactics on Saturday, ahead of a rally planned for Sunday. (Bangkok Post Photo)

Democrat spokesman Chavanond Intarakomalyasut was responding to Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra's invitation on Friday for all parties in the current political conflict to hold talks on how to build a new Thai-style democracy.

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