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UDD leader Jatuporn to lead protest against PM Prayut on

United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD) chairman Jatuporn Promphan has vowed to lead a prolonged protest, with the ultimate goal of toppling the government of Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha. Jatuporn, who has been sitting on the sidelines, observing the political situation since his release from prison in August 2018, said in his Facebook live […]Read More

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UDD leader raises questions over the new US consular office

United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD), or “Red-shirt” leader, Jatuporn Promphan, has raised questions about the construction of a new US consular office in Thailand’s northern capital of Chiang Mai, at a cost of about nine billion baht, and described the current US administration as not being a good ally of Thailand for its […]Read More


3 red-shirt leaders ordered to pay 19.3 million baht compensation

United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD) chairman Jatuporn Promphan and two former red-shirt leaders, Natthawut Saikua and Arisman Pongruangrong, have been ordered by the Supreme Court to collectively pay 19.3 million baht compensation for the destruction by fire of a building in downtown Bangkok during the red-shirt protests against the Abhisit administration in 2010. […]Read More


Jatuporn released, vows to help find solution

Jatuporn Prompan, a former leader of the red shirts, has been released from jail after serving one year and 15 days for defaming former prime minister Abhisit Vejjajiva. The former chairman of the United Front for Democracy Against Dictatorship (UDD) left Bangkok Remand Prison at 6.40am. He was greeted by a large crowd of supporters […]Read More


Jatuporn’s defamation jail terms halved

The Supreme Court has halved two prison terms given to red-shirt leader Jatuporn Prompan for accusing former prime minister Abhisit Vejjajiva of ordering soldiers to kill protesters. The court refused to suspend the sentences. Full story: Bangkok Post BANGKOK POST ONLINE REPORTERSRead More


Petition over Jatuporn’s health rejected during visit to Bangkok prison

RED-SHIRT LEADER Nattawut Saikua yesterday met with Corrections Department authorities regarding detained politician Jatuporn Promphan’s recent illness and called for him to be treated in a hospital outside the prison. Officials at the Corrections Department, the Bangkok Remand Prison and the prison hospital assured Nattawut that Jatuporn had received proper treatment and was recovering well. […]Read More


Jatuporn treated for urinary tract infection

DETAINED politician Jatuporn Prompan is suffering from an infection in his urinary tract but the condition is not worrying, Corrections Department director-general Kobkiat Kasiwiwat said yesterday. “His general condition is improving and he can walk normally,” he said. Full story: The Nation NATION MULTIMEDIARead More


Court rejects Jatuporn’s request for bail

The Criminal Court on Thursday rejected Jatuporn Promphan’s third request for bail, claiming that there was no reason to change its earlier order to withdraw his bail. The chairman of the United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship claimed, in his request, that he had been detained for about a month now since the court revoked […]Read More