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NSC: ISA not ruled out

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As a precaution, use of the Internal Security Act (ISA) has not been completely ruled out and may be invoked immediately if the situation turns violent during the anti-government rally of the Pitak Siam group on Nov 24 and 25, National Security Council (NSC) secretary-general Paradorn Pattanathabutr said. 

Lt-Gen Paradorn said after an NSC meeting on Monday afternoon that ordinary laws would be initially enforced.

"As of today, ordinary laws will still be mainly used. However, as a precaution, if the situation turns violent the ISA can be invoked immediately.

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