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53 parties want quick vote as Yingluck vows to stay on

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Fifty-three political parties, with the notable exception of the main opposition Democrat Party, have called for a fresh election to be held as soon as possible to break the country's political deadlock. 

The party leaders and representatives have called on the Election Commission (EC) to meet with the caretaker government next week to discuss new poll preparations.

They made the announcement after meeting on Friday at the Royal Police Cadet Academy in Sam Phran, Nakhon Pathom.

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