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'Hunger Games' salute used as protest in Thailand

BANGKOK (AP) — The three-finger salute from the Hollywood movie "The Hunger Games" is being used as a real symbol of resistance in Thailand. …

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Thai coup leader threatens crackdown if protests resume | Reuters

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thai coup leader General Prayuth Chan-ocha said on Monday he had been formally endorsed by the king as head of a military council that will run the country, and warned he would use force if political protests flare up again.<p>Thai Army chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha (C) is …

Army ultimatum for defiant Thai protesters

Thailand's ruling junta has warned protesters that it will not tolerate any further rallies against its coup after tense standoffs between soldiers and angry crowds in the capital Bangkok.<p>The army said demonstrators would be held for one or two days, but could be jailed for up to two years if they …

Thai coup leader warns against protests

BANGKOK (AP) — The top general in Thailand's ruling junta warned people Sunday not to join anti-coup street protests, saying normal democratic …

Thai military leaders dissolve Senate

Thailand's coup leaders have announced the dissolution of the country's Senate, with the military assuming all executive power in the country.<p>Saturday's announcement, which was broadcast on television, stripped away the last democratic institution in the country two days after the military seized …

Thailand army continues crackdown after coup

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1079000/1079475_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1527281276_a8e2c4d4fb1d659c759a83bf2176df37<p><b>Thailand's military has ordered 35 more people, including prominent academics, to report to them by Saturday afternoon as the post-coup crackdown</b> …

Armed Forces

Thailand's citizens react stoically as military launches coup

Thailand's military on Thursday carried out the country's 12th coup in 82 years, arresting government and protest leaders in a move the army chief said would end six months of turmoil and deadly<p>protests.<p>Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha, flanked by uniformed security officers, announced on state television …

Asia

Thai army takes control of government: army chief | Reuters

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand’s army chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha seized control of the government on Thursday, saying the army had to restore order and push through reforms, two days after he declared martial law.<p>Thai Army chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha speaks during a news conference at The …

With martial law, Thai government nearly powerless

BANGKOK (AP) — The question to Thailand's army chief was a basic one: After he declared martial law this week, would he be consulting the government? …

This geodesic houseboat cost less than $2,000 to build

Living a simpler life often starts with adjusting some daily habits, but for others, it can also mean swapping a big, cluttered house for the …

Waterfront

Gory details lend Oscar Pistorius trial a 'CSI' flavor

As it entered its second week, the Oscar Pistorius murder trial turned into an episode of "CSI," replete with gory autopsy details and photographs of the crime scene. Even the bathroom door through which he shot his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, was reassembled and put up in court.<p>Drama from the …