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  • Marines drink cobra blood in US-Thai war drills...

    US and Thai marines slurped snake blood and ate scorpions in a jungle survival programme on Monday as part of the two nations' annual Cobra Gold war games. Now in its 37th year, Cobra Gold is one of the largest military exercises in Asia, bringing thousands of troops from the United States, Thailand

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  • Caricature of Thai scholar raises money for dissidents

    A cartoonist who lampoons Thailand’s military government has done a caricature of a historian critical of the nation’s monarchy and sold it in an online auction to raise money for legal aid for political dissidents, a legal aid group said Monday.

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  • Caricature of Thai scholar raises money for dissidents

    BANGKOK (AP) - A cartoonist who lampoons Thailand's military government has done a caricature of a historian critical of the nation's monarchy and sold it in an online auction to raise money for legal aid for political dissidents, a legal aid group said Monday. Anon Nampha of the group Thai ...

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  • Thai ex-PM Thaksin calls for party unity ahead of promised election

    BANGKOK (Reuters) - Fugitive former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra met lawmakers from his Puea Thai Party in Hong Kong where he called for party unity ahead of an approaching general election, party members said on Monday.

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  • Thai ex-PM Thaksin calls for party unity ahead of promised election

    BANGKOK (Reuters) - Fugitive former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra met lawmakers from his Puea Thai Party in Hong Kong where he called for party unity ahead of an approaching general election, party members said on Monday.

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  • Elephant causes traffic jam stopping passing lorry to steal sugar cane

    The sweet-toothed animal wandered onto the busy motorway in Chachoengsao, Thailand. He spent two hours raiding 12 different vehicles in his search for the freshly-cropped plant.

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