Thailand Prime Minister Lifts Martial Law, But Imposes Absolute Power under Article 44

Thailand Prime Minister Lifts Martial Law, But Imposes Absolute Power under Article 44

  BANGKOK – Thailand’s military-installed Prime Minister Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha said Tuesday he plans to lift martial law 10 months after staging a coup, but will invoke a special security measure that critics say is more draconian. The development has sparked concern from human rights groups, lawyers, political parties and scholars who say the measure, Article […]