TITLE

New Party Launched, But Beset By Confusion

PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Aug2007, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the launching of the new Ruam Jai Thai political party or Thai's United on June 26, 2007 at a hotel in Bangkok, Thailand. The new political party consists of politicians, academics, and businessmen, and this provides some idea of the kind of political battle people can expect in the run up to the December 2007 general elections. Moreover, the new party will be led by dissolved Thai Rak Thai Party deputy leader Somkid Jatusripita.
ACCESSION #
25793644

 

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