Published: Jul 01, 2019
Junta No 2 Gen Prawit Wongsuwan has ordered police to speed up investigation of a brutal assault on Sirawit “Ja New” Seritwat, amid a growing belief that the anti-junta activist is being targeted for political reasons.
Published: Feb 21, 2019
THE RULING National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) yesterday denied that a lawsuit being brought against Future Forward Party leader Thanathorn Jungroongruangkit was another case of discrimination, as it reacted to widespread criticism of anti-junta parties being targeted ahead of the election next month.
Published: Sep 26, 2017
THE CRIMINAL Court yesterday ruled that three anti-junta activists were guilty of vandalism and handed down suspended sentences of two months in prison and fines of Bt2,000 for ripping up a ballot paper in the charter referendum last year.
Published: Aug 09, 2017
New York-based Human Rights Watch (HRW) has urged Thailand’s ruling junta to drop charges against government critics, including outspoken journalist Pravit Rojanaphruk and former Cabinet ministers Pichai Naripthaphan and Watana Muangsook.
Published: Aug 08, 2017
THE OUTSPOKEN JOURNALIST Pravit Rojanaphruk yesterday acknowledged a sedition charge at the Technology Crime Suppression Division (TCSD) following his undisclosed Facebook postings criticising the ruling junta.