Prayuth Cleared To Join New Party

Prayuth Cleared To Join New Party

By Teeranai Charuvastra, Staff Reporter

 

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Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha chairs a government meeting Friday in Bangkok

 

BANGKOK — No law stops junta chairman Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha from joining a newly formed political party that wants to nominate him to be prime minister come the next election, his aide said Tuesday.

 

Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam told reporters the current laws only prevents the regime leader from running in the election. The new party, called Palang Pracharat, has publicly sought to sign Prayuth as its top “adviser.”

 

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