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Abhisit, PM trade court case taunts

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  • Writer: Patsara Jikkham and Manop Thip-osod
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A war of words has broken out between caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and Democrat leader Abhisit Vejjajiva over the premier's criticism of the Constitutional Court's decision to rule on her status. 

Since they ran against each other in the May, 2011, election, Democrat leader Abhisit Vejjajiva and Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra have met several times, professionally and socially. But as this photo shows, they have never been close. (File photo by Patipat Janthong)

Ms Yingluck hit back at Mr Abhisit, who had suggested that she stand down so that the court would not have to rule on her status.

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