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Kasit says Democrats worked hard to free Veera and Ratree

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Former foreign minister Kasit Piromya insisted his administration did its best to help secure the release of two Thai Patriots Network activists from Prey Sar prison in Phnom Penh. 

Mr Kasit was responding to activist Ratree Pipattanapaiboon's claims before the Senate committee on human rights, liberty and consumer protection last Thursday that the previous Democrat government failed to offer proper assistance for securing her release.

Ms Ratree had also criticised the Democrats for failing to counter Cambodian accusations that she was a spy.

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