Military Reform a Big Topic for Political Parties as Thailand’s March 24th Election Nears

Downsizing the armed forces and cutting back defense budget as well as replacing military conscripts with volunteers are among ideas floated by political parties

Military Reform a Big Topic for Political Parties as Thailand’s March 24th Election Nears

BANGKOK -As Thailand’s March 24th Election draws near Military reform has become a major focus for several political parties contesting the upcoming general election. Downsizing the armed forces and cutting back defense budget as well as replacing military conscripts with volunteers are among ideas floated by political parties hoping to tap into what they believe […]