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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.
02 Dec 2013 : Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has rejected the anti-government group's demand she hand power to an unelected "People's Council", but insisted she will do anything else needed to restore peace in the country.
02 Dec 2013 : The Pheu Thai Party has resolved not to field candidates in the Dec 22 by-elections in eight constituencies, party leader Charupong Ruangsuwan said.
02 Dec 2013 : People's Democratic Reform Committee leader Suthep Thaugsuban will deliver another statement tonight at the Chaeng Wattana government offices complex, PDRC spokesman Akanat Prompan said.
02 Dec 2013 : Privy Council chairman and statesman Prem Tinsulanonda has been closely monitoring the ongoing protests by anti-government groups from his Si Sao Thewes residence, his close aide Lt Gen Pissanu Putthawong said on Monday.
02 Dec 2013 : Anti-government protesters say they plan to spray faeces at police who use tear-gas to prevent them from occupying government offices.
02 Dec 2013 : National Police chief Adul Saengsingkaew has threatened stern action against any officer found to have leaked information to protesters trying to topple the government.
02 Dec 2013 : The National Anti-Corruption Commission has turned down a request by the Centre for the Administration of Peace and Order to send representatives to observe and give advice to CAPO in its peace-keeping operations.
02 Dec 2013 : Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has assigned Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul to be in charge of the Centre for the Administration of Peace and Order (CAPO), Deputy Prime Minister Pracha Promnok announced on Monday.
02 Dec 2013 : A group of anti-government protesters clashed with police on Rama V Road and Chamai Maruchet Bridge in Bangkok on Monday morning, reports said.
02 Dec 2013 : Anti-government protesters are moving to three key government agencies on Monday.