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Thai military warns of crackdown if protests continue

Thailand's military rulers have warned of a crackdown if anti-coup protestors continue to defy their warnings.

General Prayuth Chan-ocha received royal endorsement on Monday for his takeover but refused to set out a timetable for elections.

After seizing power, gaining the King's approval is seen as vital legitimacy for an administration still finding its feet.

Jonah Fisher reports from Bangkok.

  • 27 May 2014
  • From the section Asia
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