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Pitak Siam calls on govt to give up power ahead of rally

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Pitak Siam protests are intended to cause an abrupt change in the country's government, said the group's spokesman AM Vachara Riddhagni. 

A staff member at parliament tests the strength of a make-shift ‘‘emergency exit’’ for MPs, senators and staff. The specially-built ladder is part of security preparations for a possible confrontation between rival groups who may hold a mass rally during the censure debate on Nov 25-27. PATTARACHAI PEECHAPANICH

However, he said the group did not want to bring about the change through a coup. Instead, Pitak Siam wants the government to give up power.

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