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06 Dec 2013 : The Lawyers Association has petitioned the Constitution Court to order the People's Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) to end its anti-government rallies and to consider dissolving the opposition Democrat Party.
06 Dec 2013 : The United States is keeping a close watch on the political situation in Thailand and believes peace talks are the best means to end the political turmoil, US ambassador Kristie Kenney said on Friday.
27 Nov 2013 : Finance Minister Kittiratt Na-Ranong has asked the Administrative Court for a temporary injunction to reclaim the offices of the Finance Ministry from anti-government protesters who have been occupying the site since Monday afternoon.
27 Nov 2013 : At least six provincial halls in the southern region have been occupied by anti-government protesters who said on Wednesday they will not retreat until they receive a signal from protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban.
27 Nov 2013 : Police are capable of keeping the situation under control in Bangkok and nearby with the authority given them by the Internal Security Act (ISA), police chief Adul Saengsingkaew said on Wednesday.
27 Nov 2013 : Democrat Party deputy leader Korn Chatikavanij said he supports Suthep Thaugsuban's overall plan for the reform of the country once the "Thaksin regime" has been eliminated, but does not quite understand Mr Suthep's "people's government" concept.
27 Nov 2013 : Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Wednesday called an urgent meeting of permanent secretaries from all government ministries to discuss how to continue discharging their duties after protesters surrounded several state offices.
27 Nov 2013 : There will not be a joint sitting of parliament tomorrow, Nov 28, as earlier planned, government chief whip Amnuay Khlangpha said on Tuesday.
27 Nov 2013 : Anti-government protesters at Ratchadamnoen Avenue will today move on three different routes to rally at six more ministries, protest leader Sathit Wongnongtoey announced.
27 Nov 2013 : The authorities will definitely not use force to break up protests at various government offices, National Security Council (NSC) chief Paradorn Pattanatabut said on Tuesday.
27 Nov 2013 : Protesters led by former Democrat MP Suthep Thaugsuban were moving from the Finance Ministry to the government offices complex on Chaeng Wattana road on Wednesday.
27 Nov 2013 : Anti-government protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban has defied a warrant issued for his arrest by calling on protesters to storm all ministries and provincial halls nationwide today.