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Thaksin backs senators over bills

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Ousted premier Thaksin Shinawatra and the Chartthaipattana Party have backed the move by 60 senators to submit three bills to amend the constitution by sections. 

A source in the ruling Pheu Thai Party said yesterday Thaksin Skyped in to the party meeting yesterday and gave his support to the proposed amendment.

The source said the former premier felt amendments by sections were more realistic than changing the entire charter, which might run into legal problems with the Constitution Court.

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