Prawit won’t resign, to stay on in ‘national interest’

 Prawit won’t resign, to stay on in ‘national interest’

Thailand’s Minister of Defense General Prawit Wongsuwan. Photo: U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kevin S. O’Brien.

Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon does not plan to resign and is determined to continue working in the interests of national security and public safety, the spokesman for the Defence Ministry said on Monday.

The statement came in the face of many calls for Gen Prawit, who is also defence minister, to resign from the government over the luxury watches affair.

Full story: Bangkok Post



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