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Nikom: Charter change will happen

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The move for constitutional amendment by a number of senators and government MPs will succeed and would unlock the political deadlock, Senate Speaker Nikom Wairatpanich said on Thursday. 

Mr Nikom said he had such confidence because the proposed changes would resolve problems caused by the exisiting constitution.

He said Article 237 must be altered because the dissolution a political party undermined the party system. The proposed amendment to Article 190, on international agreements, would strengthen the country’s competitiveness in the world community.

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