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Govt issues six protest edicts

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The caretaker government on Thursday issued six measures to tackle the protests, including a ban on gatherings of five people or more. 

Anti-government protesters cheer and blow whistles as they respond to a speech by protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban at their protest staged at Pathumwan intersection on Thursday night, Jan 23, 2014. (EPA photo)

Under the measures, newspapers and other media are prohibited from presenting news which could raise public fears or distorting information that could affect national security.

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