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20 Dec 2013 : Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has called on the armed forces to stay neutral throughout the current political conflict, Defence Ministry spokesman Thanatip Sawangsaeng said on Friday.
20 Dec 2013 : The Feb 2 general election is unlikely to go smoothly, according to more than half of people questioned by Nida Poll.
13 Dec 2013 : Thailand is at risk of being downgraded by international credit rating agencies as its political deadlock is difficult to resolve and could worsen if there is no government in place, says UBS.
12 Dec 2013 : Anti Thaksin-regime rally leader Suthep Thaugsuban on Thursday evening said the supreme commander and leaders of the army, navy, air force and police have agreed to meet with him and other protest leaders on Saturday to hear an explanation of their "political reform" plans.
12 Dec 2013 : You can be a red-shirt member in your heart, but it's better not to advertise the fact, key supporters of the government warn.
12 Dec 2013 : Caretaker Foreign Minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul lobbied Asean countries on Thursday to show support for the general election, a government source said.
12 Dec 2013 : Prominent red-shirt Yossawaris Chuklom, alias Jeng Dokchik, Thursday pleaded not guilty to armed robbery charges related to his role in the April 10, 2010 political violence in Bangkok.
12 Dec 2013 : Protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban vowed on Thursday to derail the general election and go ahead with his plan to set up a "people's council".
12 Dec 2013 : The Election Commission has set the days for the registration of election candidates running in constituencies and on the party list for the Feb 2 polls, commissioner Prapan Naigowit said.
12 Dec 2013 : Former students of the prestigious Armed Forces Academies Preparatory School on Thursday called for military officers on active duty to support the People's Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) led by Suthep Thaugsuban.
12 Dec 2013 : The pro-government United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD) Thursday rejected protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban’s invitation for the red-shirts to join his movement and work together to reform the country.
12 Dec 2013 : Caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Thursday proposed a new forum to work on political reform to be implemented by the next government after the Feb 2 general election.