Ex-Thai PM Abhisit to sue DSI chief, three others over murder charges

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Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva yesterday said he would sue Department of Special Investigation (DSI) chief Tarit Pengdith and three others next week for pressing murder charges against him and former deputy PM Suthep Thaugsuban, in relation to the military crackdown on red-shirt protesters in May 2010.

Abhisit claimed Tarit and investigators had tried to twist facts and intentionally keep the investigation under DSI authority, when the case should have been part of the Office of the National Anti-Corruption Commission’s probe.

Read more: The Nation


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