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PM sues cartoonist for defamation

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Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has sued Thai Rath cartoonist Somchai Katayutanan for defaming her in comments he posted on Facebook. 

Female MPs of the Pheu Thai Party join in condemning Somchai Katayutanan for his attack on Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra. (Photo by Post Today)

The prime minister had consulted Phichit Chuenban, a Pheu Thai MP and party lawyer, and instructed him and other lawyers to take action against Mr Somchai, better known as Chai Ratchawat, said Lt Sunisa Letpakawat, a deputy government spokeswoman.

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