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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.
10 Dec 2013 : Police found their office at the government complex had been ransacked after anti-government demonstrators left the venue yesterday.
10 Dec 2013 : More than 200,000 anti-government protesters packed several Bangkok roads yesterday in what the People's Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) leader Suthep Thaugsuban called the "final battle" to oust the Yingluck Shinawatra administration and to set up the people's council.
10 Dec 2013 : The general election will be held on Feb 2, according to a royal decree on the House dissolution published in the Royal Gazette yesterday.
10 Dec 2013 : The next stage of the political tussle will be between the government's push towards a new election and protest leaders' attempts to remove the cabinet from its caretaker role, academics say.
10 Dec 2013 : Thai politics has entered a new stalemate, despite Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra's attempt to end the political crisis by dissolving the House of Representatives.
09 Dec 2013 : The Centre for the Administration of Peace and Order (Capo) has said anti-government protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban’s persistent calls to return power to the people are unconstitutional now Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has dissolved the House of Representatives, endorsed by His Majesty the King.
09 Dec 2013 : Police on Monday accused anti-government protesters of breaking into the Technology Crime Suppression Division (TCSD) at Chaeng Wattana government complex and stealing hard drives and other assets.
09 Dec 2013 : People's Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) leader Suthep Thaugsuban said power had been returned to the Thai people on Monday night, arguing that Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is no longer in charge of running the country.
09 Dec 2013 : A group of around 20 students from the prestigious Dhepsirin School in Bangkok joined anti-government protesters in their "final battle" on Monday.
09 Dec 2013 : Senior members of the Pheu Thai Party have agreed to make Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra candidate No 1 on the party list for the next general election, party spokesman Prompong Nopparit said.