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NCPO sets up five panels to watch media

Journalists say regime wants to meddle in work

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The National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) has set up five panels to monitor content in all branches of the media. 

It says the panels will help prevent the media from becoming tools to distribute false information stirring up violence and provoking public hatred against the monarchy.

The decision to set up the panels was made at a meeting of state agencies chaired by the NCPO’s deputy chief Pol Gen Adul Saengsingkaew, who is in charge of special affairs.

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