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Ethics probe sought on PM, Surapong

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The New Politics Party on Wednesday asked the Ombudsman to investigate whether action can be taken against Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and Foreign Minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul for "violations of political ethics" in returning the passport of fugitive ex-premier Thaksin Shinawatra. 

Thaksin obtained several passports including this one from Nicaragua after he fled in 2008. (AFP file photo)

Somsak Kosaisuk, head of the NPP, submitted the letter through the Office of the Ombudsman's spokesman, Raksakecha Chaechai.

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