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Thai police prepare for protest at Ratchaprasong intersection

Police have deployed two water cannons and water trucks ahead of a planned protest this evening at Ratchaprasong intersection, in the heart of Bangkok, by the anti-establishment Ratsadon group. Anti-riot police are also on standby inside the nearby Royal Thai Police headquarters. Full story: thaipbsworld.com By Thai PBS WorldRead More

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Thousands rally at Ratchaprasong to call for Prayut’s ouster

Thousands of anti-government protesters filled Ratchaprasong intersection on Sunday, calling for Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha to step down. Bangkok’s top shopping area was transformed once again into a rally site by student-led protesters seeking to end the military’s longstanding domination of Thai politics. Full story: Bangkok Post BANGKOK POST ONLINE REPORTERSRead More

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Protesters occupy Ratchaprasong in defiance of state of emergency

A large number of protesters are occupying the Ratchaprasong intersection, the commercial centre of Bangkok, in defiance of the state of emergency which bans public gathering of five people or more. The protesters were responding a call by the so-called Khana Ratsadorn group to rally there to reiterate their demand for Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha […]Read More

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Security to be beefed up at Ratchaprasong Square

THE RATCHAPRASONG Square Trade Association (RSTA) yesterday announced a stepping up of security measures in Bangkok’s major shopping district with the full integration of security systems enhanced by all its property-company members, which operate 13 major buildings in the area. Read more: The NationRead More

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Thai police say main Bangkok bomb suspect not arrested in

BANGKOK, 23 September 2015 (NNT) – The Royal Thai Police said it can’t be confirmed whether Malaysian authorities have arrested the yellow shirted man who was seen placing the bomb at Ratchaprasong Intersection. Royal Thai Police Spokesperson, Police Lieutenant General Prawut Thawornsiri has advised Thais to rely only on information provided by Thai police, for […]Read More

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Malaysian police arrest three suspects in Ratchaprasong investigation

BANGKOK, 14 September 2015 (NNT) – Malaysian authorities have apprehended three suspects believed to be involved in last month’s bombing incident at Bangkok’s Ratchaprasong intersection. Malaysian Police Inspector-General Khalid Abu Bakar, revealed that the suspects are a Pakistani man and two Malaysians, one being female. Read more: NNTRead More

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Ratchaprasong bomber bribed immigration officials: Police chief

BANGKOK, 10 September 2015 (NNT) – Royal Thai Police Commissioner-General Somyot Poompunmuang said on Wednesday Ratchaprasong bombing suspect Yusufu Mieraili was able to pass through the immigration point at the border in Sa Kaeo province 4-5 times by bribing the immigration police officials there. According to Police General Somyot, he will be submitting a report […]Read More

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Ratchaprasong blast suspect to reenact his crime today

BANGKOK, 8 September 2015 – The Royal Thai Police will have one of the Ratchaprasong blast suspects reenact his crime today. Royal Thai Police Spokesperson Police Lieutenant General Prawut Thawornsiri said one of the suspects, Yusufu Mieraili, will reenact the crime after being arrested for illegally possessing explosive materials. Read more: NNTRead More