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Yingluck to fight rice scheme probe

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Caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra said on Wednesday she was ready to defend her role in the rice-pledging scheme. 

A farmer in Phitsanulok province announces his decision to sell his tractor in a rally in Muang district on Tuesday as he could not wait for payments in the rice-pledging scheme from the caretaker government. (Photo by Chinawat Singha)

Ms Yingluck said she will fight the case before the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) and hoped for fairness from the anti-graft agency.

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