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Prayuth: No 'no coup' promises

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  • Writer: Wassana Nanuam and Online Reporters
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National army chief Prayuth Chan-ocha has repeated that he cannot promise that there will or will not be a coup in response to the country's political stalemate. 

Gen Prayuth also insisted on Friday that grenades fired from M79 launchers at anti-government protest sites recently were not from the military.

Coups were staged in the past because there were violence and injustice, the army chief said. But now the world has changed and so have political conditions and people.

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