Thai Junta Files Charges Against 50 Pro Democracy Protesters

Thai Junta Files Charges Against 50 Pro Democracy Protesters

– BANGKOK – Thailand’s Military Junta headed by Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha has filed police complaints against 50 people for taking part in an allegedly illegal demonstration near Democracy Monument last Saturday. The accused include seven leaders of the demonstration, who have accused the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) of attempting to […]

Thailand Issues Arrest Warrants Against Four Pro-Democracy Activists

Thailand Issues Arrest Warrants Against Four Pro-Democracy Activists

– BANGKOK – A Thai court issued arrest warrants for four pro-democracy activists on Friday for staging a public protest amid growing pressure on the junta to hold elections as promised, police said. Rangsiman Rome, Sirawich Seritiwat, Ekachai Hongkangwan and Anond Nampa were charged with illegal assembly along with 35 other activists who staged a […]

Thai Democracy Activists Petition Constitutional Court to Scrap Junta’s Gag Order

Thai Democracy Activists Petition Constitutional Court to Scrap Junta’s Gag Order

– BANGKOK – Democracy activists will petition the Constitutional Court for the lift one of the junta‚Äôs orders on the ground it is an outright violation of the constitution. Rangsiman Rome (above), a coordinator of the Democracy Restoration Group under the New Democracy Movement, the Thai Lawyers for Human Rights and representatives of people affected […]

Thai Militaray Charges Activist for Defying Junta Orders

Thai Militaray Charges Activist for Defying Junta Orders

– BANGKOK – A Thai activist was charged on Monday with defying the orders of the military government, the latest critic to be arrested for activities outlawed since a 2014 coup. Rangsiman Rome, 25, who was arrested on Sunday, was charged by a military prosecutor in Bangkok. He faces four charges including taking part in […]