Official statement from the Thai PM about the death of the King

Official Statement released Thursday from the Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha on the death of King Bhumibol Adulyadej. “Thai citizens in the kingdom and foreign countries all over the world, the day that no Thais wanted to think about or wish to even hear about has arrived. The bureau of …

Thai Junta does not invite Crown Prince to succeed throne

‘Thai National Assembly ends extraordinary meeting of the Thai Junta without inviting successor to late King Bhumibol to ascend throne.’  (Reuters News Agency) And here begins the problems with the Thai Junta. Because at the center of concerns, among Thailand’s elite and military rulers, about Vajiralongkorn’s ascension to power is not …