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Failure of leadership

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So Thailand has missed the US-imposed deadline for an answer to the request by US space agency Nasa to use the U-tapao airbase for a climate study project known as the Southeast Asia Composition, Cloud, Climate Coupling Regional Study. 

The cabinet on Tuesday declined to make a decision and passed the buck to parliament instead.

But by the time parliament convenes to debate the issue, it will already be too late for Nasa and it is very likely that the project in Thailand will be cancelled.

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