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Capo backs King’s say on cabinet fate

Govt issues challenge to charter court ruling

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  • Writer: Nattaya Chetchotiros and Aekarach Sattaburuth
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The Centre for the Administration of Peace and Order (Capo) under its chairman Chalerm Yubamrung has urged the caretaker government to seek His Majesty the King’s advice if the cabinet is suspended by a looming court decision. 

The move by Capo is widely seen as an attempt by the government to launch an offensive against its opponents after spending months on the back foot.

The "Capo Statement No.1" was read to the media by Tarit Pengdith, who is the head of the Department of Special Investigation (DSI) and secretary of the peace-keeping group. The meeting was chaired by caretaker Labour Minister and Capo director Chalerm Yubamrung.

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