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Red-shirt followers gather in remembrance of 2010 violent crackdown

Followers of Thailand’s United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD), or the red-shirt movement, assembled at the October 14th memorial, at the Kok Wua intersection on Ratchadamnoen Avenue in Bangkok on Saturday, to commemorate the 11th anniversary of the violent crackdown on red-shirt protesters by the government of then Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva. Among the […]Read More


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


UDD members acquitted of lethal grenade attack in 2010

The Criminal Court on Monday cleared three former members of the United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD) of involvement in a grenade attack that killed five soldiers, including Col Romklao Tuwatham, and injured many others during the violent street protests against Abhisit Vejjajiva’s government in 2010. The court acquitted Suksek Poltue, Pornkamol Buachatkhao, alias […]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


UDD won’t leave Pheu Thai alone: Nattawut

The United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD) will continue to support and conduct activities alongside the Pheu Thai Party as long as it adheres to the democratic principle, regardless of who will be its next leader, UDD secretary-general Nattawut Saikuar said on Tuesday (Sept 5). Mr Nattawut said this when asked in what direction […]Read More


Pattaya police to summon core redshirt leaders for questioning over

Pattaya police said they will officially summon five core leaders of the United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD) for questioning over their roles relevant to the storming by hundreds of redshirt protesters into the Royal Cliff Beach Hotel where the Asean Summit was being held in April 2009. Pattaya police superintendent Pol Col Apichai […]Read More


UDD ready to sign MoU on reconciliation

The United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD) is ready to sign the government’s proposed Memorandum of Understanding on Reconciliation provided that the content of the document is based on the principles of justice and equality, said UDD chairman Jatuporn Promphan. He also said that the red-shirt movement has no objection to military personnel joining […]Read More


UDD member gets suspended jail for illegal radio broadcasts

The Appeals Court on Wednesday sentenced a United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship member to one year and four months in jail, suspended for two years, for illegal use of a communications radio in 2009. The case was filed with the Criminal Court by prosecutors on Jan 26, 2012 against UDD members for illegally having […]Read More