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Thursday, May 22, 2014

Thai coup leaders summon influential family

Thai soldiers move in to pro-government demonstration site after the coup on Thursday on the outskirts of Bangkok, Thailand. Thailand's new military junta has announced that it has suspended the country's constitution. A military statement broadcast on national television Thursday confirmed the nation's caretaker government is no longer in power but said the Senate will remain in place.