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20 Dec 2013 : The Bhumjaithai Party will hold a forum on Saturday to seek solutions to the political deadlock before the Feb 2 general election.
20 Dec 2013 : The continuing political unrest should be resolved from the bottom up rather than by putting the entire burden on the country's administrators, says the national army chief.
09 Dec 2013 : Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra announced the dissolution of the House of Representatives on Monday after a huge turnout of anti-government protesters determined to end to the "Thaksin regime" - but the protest continued.
09 Dec 2013 : The Pheu Thai Party is ready for the elections following the House dissolution and believes Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra will run for election again, party leader Charupong Ruangsuwan said on Monday.
09 Dec 2013 : The Criminal Court on Monday dismissed a police request for warrants for the arrest of 13 protest leaders, citing the House dissolution and the improved situation.
09 Dec 2013 : People's Democratic Reform Committee leader Suthep Thaugsuban will make an important announcement at Government House this evening, PDRC core member Sathit Wongnongtoey said.
09 Dec 2013 : A general election will be held within 60 days, Election Commission (EC) member Sodsri Sattayatham said on Monday.
09 Dec 2013 : The Centre for the Administration of Peace and Order (Capo) on Monday pleaded with the people, including students, taking part in the anti-government protests to go home now that Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra had dissolved the House of Representatives to return power to the people and maintain law and order.
09 Dec 2013 : Army chief Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha on Monday denied any there was army intervention in politics leading to the decision of Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra to dissolve the House, a source close to him said.
09 Dec 2013 : Members of the Democrat Party and their supporters have begun marching from the party headquarters to Government House to support the People's Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC), reports said.
09 Dec 2013 : The dissolution of the House of Representatives is a show of responsibility on the part of the government for the present political situation, Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva said in a telephone interview with Bluesky Channel on Monday morning.
09 Dec 2013 : The dissolution of the House of Representatives announced by Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Monday morning would only solve the political situation in the short-term, Nipon Poapongsakorn, a distinguished fellow at the Thailand Development Research Institute (TDRI), said.