General Prayuth Chan-ocha
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Thai army chief urges restraint

Thailand's powerful army chief has issued his strongest call yet for the nation's political rivals to overcome their bitter divide.

He then refused to rule out the possibility of a military coup as long as the conflict threatens to tear the country apart.

Denise Hammick reports.

  • 27 Dec 2013
  • From the section Asia
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