Pheu Thai set to confirm her as its PM candidate today; to appear in public on Wednesday
Elusive Yingluck Shinawatra faces a week in the public spotlight. She is scheduled to introduce herself to Pheu Thai members as their prime ministerial hope today and then meet a greater audience yet on Wednesday to speak about her political plans and visions.
The first public appearances by Thaksin Shinawatra’s youngest sister will come against the backdrop of an almost contemptuous challenge by the Democrat Party. Abhisit Vejjajiva’s party has dared Yingluck to a public debate with him so voters can see who is more qualified to lead Thailand out of its severe political trouble.
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