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The army has been asked to deploy soldiers to guard important government offices during the planned Bangkok shutdown on Jan 13. 

The request was made at an urgent meeting at the Internal Security Operations Command (Isoc) chaired by Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Friday.

The army was asked to send 22 companies of soldiers to stand guard, a source at the meeting said.

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