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Democrats eye 150 seats in Thailand's first vote in 5 years

Democrats eye 150 seats in Thailand's first vote in 5 years
Friday 22
12:11 2019

Bangkok, Thailand - The leader of the Democrats wants Thailand's oldest political party to be at the "core of government" after Sunday's election, the first since the military seized control of the country in 2014 after months of street protests. Abhisit Vejjajiva told Al Jazeera his party wants to move beyond the conflicts of the past and that a new civilian government would be able to make changes to the system put in place by the military under General Prayuth Chan-ocha. The generals have introduced a new constitution, revised the electoral system and drawn up a 20-year development plan that ...

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Summary: Abhisit Vejjajiva told Al Jazeera his party, the country's oldest, wants to move beyond the conflicts of the past.

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