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Academic Verapat refuses to report

On lecture circuit in UK, fears for safety in Thailand

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Academic Verapat Pariyawong, a supporter of the ousted government, refused the junta's order that he report to the National Council for Peace and Order on Thursday, saying that he fears for his safety and is now in the UK. 

In a clip posted on his Facebook page last night, Mr Verapat said he was on a lecturing trip to the UK.

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