Tensions Mount as Thai “Red Shirts” Prepare Rally to Back Yingluck

Tensions Mount as Thai “Red Shirts” Prepare Rally to Back Yingluck

  UDON THANI –  With a flurry of punches and kicks, hundreds of Thai “Red Shirts” undergo self-defense drills as they mobilize to protect the embattled government, stoking fears of a dangerous new phase of civil conflict. While far from a battle-ready militia, the ranks of sun-weathered rice farmers brim with determination to prevent opposition […]