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12 Dec 2013 : Anti-government protesters under the Network of Students and People for Reform of Thailand on Thursday morning removed razor-wire barriers in front of Government House after the three-day deadline for police to dismantle them and withdraw expired.
12 Dec 2013 : The military top brass are to discuss a meeting request from the People's Democratic Reform Committee after initially rejecting the invite to talks, army spokesman Col Winthai Suwari said on Thursday.
10 Dec 2013 : The United States government urges Thailand to work out political differences in a peaceful and democratic manner, the US Department of State said in a press statement on Monday.
10 Dec 2013 : Anti-government protesters, including those in some provinces with Pheu Thai Party and red-shirt strongholds, rallied across the country to join the Democrat-led protests in the capital against the Yingluck Shinawatra government.
10 Dec 2013 : The pro-government United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD) cancelled its mass rally in Ayutthaya today but has vowed to organise a much bigger gathering if anti-government protesters continue to demand the government end its caretaker role.
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.