Yingluck Shinawatra (Thai: ยิ่งลักษณ์ ชินวัตร, rtgs: Yingl... - dofaq.com
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Yingluck Shinawatra (Thai: ยิ่งลักษณ์ ชินวัตร, rtgs: Yingl...

wikipedia - 27 Sep 2017
Yingluck Shinawatra (Thai: ยิ่งลักษณ์ ชินวัตร, rtgs: Yinglak Chinnawat, pronounced [jîŋ.lák tɕʰīn.nā.wát]; born 21 June 1967), nicknamed Pu (Thai: ปู, pronounced [pūː], meaning "crab"), is a Thai businesswoman and politician, a member of the Pheu Thai Party who became the 28th Prime Minister of Thailand following the 2011 general election. Yingluck was Thailand's first female Prime Minister and its youngest in over 60 years. Also, she holds the distinction as the world's first f
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Protest greets 4th year of Thai junta rule

Rappler - 22 May 2018
Prayut has been busily courting one-time Shinawatra allies in their northeastern heartlands. It is unclear how much electoral loyalty the family's party – Pheu Thai – still commands, with the star siblings Thaksin and Yingluck overseas and unable to ...
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When will democracy be restored in Thailand?

Aljazeera.com - 21 May 2018
Sean Boonpracong - former national security adviser to deposed PM Yingluck Shinawatra. Michael Montesano - coordinator of Thailand Studies Programme at Yusof Ishak Institute in Singapore. David Streckfuss - historian and author of Truth on Trial in ...
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Thai protesters march in Bangkok, police set up barriers

Reuters - 22 May 2018
Others have been attended by former “red shirts”, or supporters of ousted former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra, who was toppled in 2006 and fled abroad. His sister, Yingluck Shinawatra, was ousted in the 2014 coup and also fled abroad before being ...
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Ex-MPs to meet Thaksin and Yingluck in Singapore

The Nation - 04 May 2018
Visiting Pheu Thai figures would include Yingluck Shinawatra's ex-deputy Chalerm Yubanrung, ex-minister Worawat Auapinyakul and the party's acting deputy leader Kirang Kantinan, according to the party source. “The junta's attraction to politicians is ...
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Thaksin, Yingluck in Singapore: Source

Khaosod English - 04 May 2018
BANGKOK — Thaksin Shinawatra and his sister Yingluck Shinawatra are in Singapore through Saturday, a source close to Pheu Thai Party said today. The two former leaders, who fled Thailand in the face of separate corruption convictions, are said to have ...
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Suthep says 2 groups don't want election

Bangkok Post - 22 May 2018
The PDRC was the political group that held months of street protests against the Yingluck Shinawatra government which ultimately led to the May 2014 coup. "I ensure that there will be no protests organised by the PDRC. I and other former leaders of the ...
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Thailand's 'young bloods' vow to break old political cycle

Nikkei Asian Review - 21 May 2018
The coup in May 2014, led by the current junta, toppled the elected government of Thaksin's younger sister, Yingluck Shinawatra. "If you look back over the past four years, all the resources of [Prime Minister] Prayuth Chan-ocha have been put into one ...
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Hundreds in Bangkok mark anniversary of army crackdown

Reuters - 19 May 2018
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Hundreds of people gathered in Bangkok on Saturday to mark the anniversary of a deadly army crackdown on an anti-government protest in 2010 that killed 91 people and injured hundreds, as pressure builds on the ruling junta to hold ...
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Questions For the Coup Enablers

Khaosod English - 20 May 2018
There are many aspects to contemplate, but one worth reflecting deeply and honestly upon are the people who opposed Yingluck Shinawatra and Thaksin Shinawatra. Often, these people have been summarily generalized as coup supporters who set the ...
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Suthep denies holding anti-election rally

The Nation - 21 May 2018
Mass protests by the Suthep-led PDRC culminated in their successful obstruction of the 2014 election leading to the ouster of premier Yingluck Shinawatra and then her government. “We support an election going ahead according to the Constitution ...
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Thai junta likely to back another term for PM Prayut

The Straits Times - 29 Apr 2018
Thammasat University's Faculty of Political Science dean Supasawad Chardchawarn said Gen Prayut, who led the 2014 coup against then Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, joins several others who assumed power through non-democratic means.
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Thaksin praises Mahathir over win, as Pheu Thai awaits election

The Nation - 10 May 2018
His sister, Yingluck Shinawatra, also an ex-PM, also lost power in a coup. The 2014 coup brought General Prayut Chan-o-cha to the premier's seat amid international criticism of undemocratic practices. Thaksin earlier predicted that the Pheu Thai Party ...
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Pheu Thai politicians risk political death penalty

The Nation - 07 May 2018
A group of mostly former Pheu Thai MPs recently met ex-PM Thaksin and his younger sister Yingluck Shinawatra, also a fugitive former prime minister, in Singapore. The politicians said they called on Thaksin due to their “affection” towards him, adding ...
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Buri Ram ex-MPs roll out red carpet for Prayut

Bangkok Post - 05 May 2018
“Whoever is prime minister always visits us -- whether it's Thaksin, Yingluck Shinawatra or Abhisit Vejjajiva. As a host, it's our duty [Bhumjaithai's] to greet them. “I assure you there's no special instruction from our party leader and Gen Prayut ...
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Thai junta's election facade a political throwback

The Australian Financial Review - 23 Apr 2018
Frustrated, Thaksin's opponents organised another movement — the People's Democratic Reform Committee which blocked and prevented the 2014 election, destabilised the elected Yingluck Shinawatra government and paved the way for the 2014 military ...

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