Prayuth won't take sides | Bangkok Post: news

News >

Prayuth: Army staying neutral

  • Published: | Viewed: 9,541 | Comments: 28
  • Online news:
  • Writer: Wassana Nanuam and Patsara Jikkham
- +

Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha has made clear the army's stance amid rising political tension by demanding that all sides not drag soldiers into disputes between protesters and the government. 

Protesters cheer after entering the army compound on Friday to press for the military's support for the anti-government campaign. (Photo by Panumas Sanguanwong)

The army chief also urged a quick and peaceful solution to the crisis and said the army was ready to protect people if violence looms.

This article is older than 60 days, which we reserve for our premium members only.You can subscribe to our premium member subscription, here.

28 people commented about the above

Readers are urged not to submit comments that may cause legal dispute including slanderous, vulgar or violent language, incorrectly spelt names, discuss moderation action, quotes with no source or anything deemed critical of the monarchy. More information in our terms of use.

Please use our forum for more candid, lengthy, conversational and open discussion between one another.

  • Latest
  • Oldest
  • Most replied to
  • Most liked
  • Most disliked

    Click here to view more comments