Thai Civilized party leader may face charges for attempting to bring suspected explosive into Parliament

 Thai Civilized party leader may face charges for attempting to bring suspected explosive into Parliament

King Prajadhipok statue at Thai Parliament Museum. Photo: Iudexvivorum.



House Speaker Chuan Leekpai has ordered parliamentary legal affairs officials to explore the possibility of taking legal action against Thai Civilized party leader Mongkolkit Suksintharanont for allegedly attempting to smuggle explosives into Parliament to “test the efficiency of security measures”.

Mongkolkit also had two bomb scanners and a representative of the scanner manufacturer with him, as he carried an amount of suspected ordnance to test detection ability of existing equipment.

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By Thai PBS World



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