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Maximum security in place at Parliament ahead of protest on

Maximum security is being implemented at the Thai Parliament ahead of a planned protest by the Free People movement, as the joint sitting of the House of Representatives and Senate is due to debate constitutional amendments. Sorasak Pienwech, secretary-general of the House of Representatives, assured that Parliament will not try to stop the protesters and […]Read More

Asia

Chinese Authorities Release Details on Proposed Hong Kong Security Legislation

BEIJING (Sputnik) – The Chinese authorities revealed on Saturday the details of the proposed Hong Kong security bill after the three-day meeting of the National People’s Congress Standing Committee. The controversial legislature, which prompted strong criticism from Hong Kong citizens and abroad, comprises six chapters and 66 articles. The chapters, inter alia, cover general provisions, […]Read More

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New Thai passports may not be secure, claim production bid

The three companies that lost the bid for producing e-passports called on the Foreign Ministry on Monday to reveal exactly which security measure is being adopted to prevent the counterfeiting of passports, because they believe the bid winner will not be able to offer the required technology. Representatives of WIN, TIM and Chanvanitch companies told […]Read More

Phuket

‘No security fears in Phuket,’ says island’s Army chief

PHUKET: Col Santi Sakuntanark, the commanding officer of the Royal Thai Army contingent stationed in Phuket, has assured that Phuket is believed to not be a target following the bomb attacks in Satun and Phattalung yesterday (Mar 10). However, Col Santi added that security patrols have been stepped up in key tourist areas and main […]Read More

Phuket

Phuket police ramp up vigilance after Songkhla bombings

PHUKET: Police across Phuket have been ordered to ramp up security inspections and to report any suspicious activities during the New Year holidays in the wake of the two co-ordinated bombings at Samila Beach in Songkhla on Wednesday night (Dec 25). Provincial Police Region 9 has ruled out the possibility that two bomb attacks in […]Read More

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Police Step Security at Loy Krathong Venues

BANGKOK, Nov 22 (TNA) – About 55,000 police will be deployed to provide security at Krathong venues nationwide today as about 50,000 revellers are expected at ICONSIAM, the newly-opened shopping mall on the bank of the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok. Deputy national police chief, Pol Gen Chalermkiat Srivorakhan yesterday inspected the Loy Krathong venues […]Read More

South

Yala steps up security measures to preempt violent attacks

BANGKOK, 14th October 2018 (NNT) — Authorities in Yala have stepped up security measures to preempt planned violent attacks. The Yala Provincial Police have led military personnel and security volunteers in setting up security checkpoints on Pipitpakdi Road in the Yala City Municipality to inspect drivers and vehicles. Full story: NNT Reporter: Kitti Cheevasittiyanon, Rewriter: […]Read More

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Danish Island Closes Key Routes to Sweden and Germany Over

The island of Zealand in the eastern part of Denmark where the state’s capital is located has been sealed off by the police as part of “a major operation,” the Copenhagen police said in a tweet. No immediate explanation was provided by the police as to why the Oresund Bridge, linking Denmark, Sweden and the […]Read More