March 20, 2014

Thailand Preparing for Civil War

Patrick Winn, Global Post

The Associated Press

For months, Thailand has grown frighteningly chaotic. The Southeast Asian nation has lacked an official parliament since December. Protesters intent on toppling the government have sabotaged elections needed to pick a new one — all while invading ministries, blockading parts of the capital and vowing to abduct the premier.

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