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PM defends 'military cabinet'

Prayuth says he needs ministers he can trust

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Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha has defended the likelihood that his cabinet could be loaded with military officers. 

Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha gives alms to monks to mark the 28th anniversary yesterday of the inauguration of the Royal Thai Army headquarters on Ratchadamnoen Avenue. The military premises were the former location of the Chulachomklao Royal Military Academy, which was relocated to Nakhon Nayok. CHANAT KATANYU

During his weekly Returning Happiness to the People TV address last night, Gen Prayuth, who also heads the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO), said that the security situation has not been fully resolved so he needs officers he trusts in the military to help him run the country.  

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