Government Caught In Quick Sand

August 2008
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Aug2008, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p1
Country Report
The article provides an overview of the political condition of Thailand. It cites that Prime Minister Samak Sundaravej's administration was up against veritable attack, which threatens to counteract the six-party coalition over which he controls. Moreover, it mentions that the anti-government demonstrations by the People's Alliance for Democracy (PAD) reflect the inflamed situation, which prompted the military coup that dislodged the former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra in 2006.


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