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The venue for the announcement of plans for Facebook rallies against the government and Thaksin Shinawatra by the Thai Spring movement drew a harsh response from the Pheu Thai Party on Friday. 

Thai Spring leaders Pol-Gen Vasit Dejkunjorn, former senator Kaewsun Atibodhi and his twin Kwansuang on Friday used a room in parliament for a press conference to announce that online rallies will kick off on June 23. As a former senator Mr Kaewsun has access to the facilities.

The Thai Spring group set up the website in protest at the controversial speech Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra delivered in Mongolia on April 29.

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