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Singapore Supreme Commander visits Thailand

BANGKOK, July 23 – Singapore’s Supreme Commander Air Marshal Ng Chee Meng met with National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) chief Gen Prayuth Chan O-cha to boost bilateral military cooperation between the two countries. During the Singaporean commander’s official visit as guest of the Royal Thai Armed Forces, he will discuss bilateral cooperation between […]Read More


Troops must adhere to the rules: Thai supreme commander

Supreme Commander ACM Thanasak Patimaprakorn insisted on Saturday that troops must adhere to the rules. He was speaking at a public forum at the Supreme Command for People’s Democratic Reform Committee secretary general Suthep Thaugsuban and other groups to air their opinions on how to reform the country. Read more: The NationRead More


Thai Army denies deputy chief plotted coup

An Army spokesman Wednesday denied that Deputy Army Commander-in-Chief Gen Dapong Ratanasuwan had plotted a coup against the Pheu Thai government. Deputy Army spokesman Col Winthai Suwari dismissed a report by a new paper that quoted Udon Thani red-shirt leader Kwanchai Praiphana as alleging that Dapong had discussed a coup plot with a group of […]Read More


Sex Clip Ruled Out as Plot against Thai Army

The supreme commander says he does not see the barrack sex clip scandal as a smear campaign against the Thai army. Supreme Commander General Thanasak Patimapakorn said he did not believe the video clip of soldiers having sexual intercourse with a woman at a place believed to be a military barrack was a plot to […]Read More


Thai Prime Minister visits Sattahip Navy Base

Thailand’s Prime Minister Khun Yingluck visited the Sattahip Navy base on Monday to watch a war games exercise which is part of a Royal Thai Navy annual training program running from February to April. She was joined by Admiral Surasak Runroengrom, Commander-in-Chief of the Royal Thai Navy. Read more: Pattaya OneRead More


Air Force to celebrate 100th anniversary of Thai aviation

BANGKOK, 28 March 2012 (NNT) – Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF) Commander ACM Itthiporn Supawong has announced that a celebration will be held from April to July this year to mark the 100th anniversary of Thai aviation. At the Royal Thai Air Force Flying Training School in Nakhon Pathom province, ACM Itthiporn presided over the […]Read More


Army insists Thai-Cambodian borders peaceful

SAKAEO, 8 February 2012 (NNT) – Army Region 1 Commander Lieutenant General Udomdej Sitabutr says the Thai-Cambodian borders are peaceful, but vows to take tough action against declares any military personnel found to have been involved in illegal activities. Lieutenant General Udomdej yesterday visited military scouts in Sakaeo province at the Thai-Cambodian borders. He stated […]Read More


North Korea Hails Late Kim’s Son as ‘Supreme Commander’

North Korea’s state media on Saturday hailed Kim Jong Un as “supreme commander” of the military, in a sign that the Stalinist nation’s second generational transition of power is going smoothly. It is the first time that one of the North’s official outlets has used the title supreme commander – a post held by his […]Read More