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Thailand remains on treacherous grounds

The Nation - Saturday 24th January, 2015

Yingluck Shinawatra was to be impeached or not mattered little because Thailand was facing an extremely tough situation either way. The issue of corruption versus democracy has always been the crux of our political crisis, leading to coups, street violence and parliamentary turmoil. The interim legislature's impeachment ruling, what preceded it and what its consequences will be are all part of a national conflict over which should come first - unobstructed democracy or corruption-free politics. Thaksin Shinawatra let his then-spouse buy a government-auctioned property. His sister...
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