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Thai PM Yingluck Shinawatra orders tighter security in deep South

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra yesterday ordered security agencies to provide better protection for officials and the public in the deep South, after a Yala deputy governor was killed in a roadside bombing by suspected insurgents. Yingluck said that Deputy PM Chalerm Yoobamrung, who oversees security affairs in the region, had closely followed the situation in […]Read More


Deputy Prime Minister Chalerm plans to set up new anti-terror

BANGKOK, 4 April 2013 (NNT) – Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand Chalerm Yubamrung plans to set up an anti-terror center, following the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)’s report that Thailand is one of the region’s most vulnerable terrorist targets. Police Captain Chalerm who oversees national security said the Immigration Bureau needs to implement tougher […]Read More

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Deputy PM Chalerm inspects wildfire in Chiang Mai

BANGKOK, 1 April 2013 (NNT) – Deputy Prime Minister Chalerm Yubamrung has traveled to Chiang Mai province to examine forest fires in the northern region after the smog situation there started to improve. On Monday, the deputy PM arrived at Chiang Mai Grandview Hotel and Convention Center to follow up on proactive solutions to forest […]Read More

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Over 600 million THB worth of Ice and heroin seized

BANGKOK, 27 March 2013 (NNT) – 12 hill tribesmen have been arrested by narcotics suppression police for trafficking 600 million baht worth of drugs in the North. Deputy Prime Minister Chalerm Yubamrung and National Police Commissioner Adul Saengsingkaew announced that the drug bust resulted in the seizure of 38 kilograms of Ice and 42 kilograms […]Read More


15 people arrested, 5.2 million Meth pills and 136 kgs

BANGKOK, 25 February 2013 (NNT) – Deputy Prime Minister Chalerm Yubamrung and Royal Thai Police Commissioner-General Adul Saengsingkaew announced the arrests of major drug traffickers in the northern region and the confiscation of more than 5 million pills of methamphetamine. 15 people were arrested in 4 cases, and officials were able to seize 136 kilograms […]Read More


Thai government warns of possible terrorist attack in Chiang Mai

CHIANG MAI, 12 February 2013 (NNT) – Security has been tightened at the United States consulate in Chiang Mai city, following reports that Al-Qaeda and Salafist movements planned to launch an attack this month. Deputy Prime Minister Chalerm Yubamrung earlier confirmed that the government received information that Al-Qaeda and Salafist militants are planning a three-pronged […]Read More

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Terrorism report prompts alert at US consulate in Chiang Mai

BANGKOK, Feb 12 – Security has been reinforced at the United States consulate in Thailand’s northern province of Chiang Mai following a report of possible violence by muslim extremists, Deputy Prime Minister Chalerm Yubumrung said today. He said details of the intelligence report were delivered to the Fifth Region Police Commander Suthep Dejraksa last week […]Read More


Decision pending on curfew imposition in Thai Deep South

BANGKOK, 6 February 2013 (NNT) – Deputy Prime Minister Police Captain Chalerm Yubamrung has revealed that it will be decided on February 15 whether a curfew will be enforced in the restive South as it is expected to be effective in reducing insurgent attacks on civilians. Police Captain Chalerm affirmed that after the meeting of […]Read More