Thailand’s Northern Red Shirts Gear up for a Fight

Thailand’s Northern Red Shirts Gear up for a Fight

  BANGKOK – The clock is ticking for Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, who faces impeachment within weeks, but her supporters are hatching plans to thwart any move to dismiss her, with some leaders assembling what amount to militias. Yingluck has until later on Monday to defend herself before the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) against […]

New Thai Red Shirts Leader, Vows to Fight for Democracy

New Thai Red Shirts Leader, Vows to Fight for Democracy

A firebrand hardliner, Mr Jatuporn Prompan (centre)who was a core leader of Thailand’s Red Shirts in the country’s massive 2010 protests has been chosen to head the pro-government movement   AYUTTHAYA – Over 10,000 government supporters on Saturday held a large rally in central Thailand to show their support for the caretaker government led by […]