Topic: Paul Quaglia
Calls for intervention have met firm rejections from Bangkok, even as Thailand-Cambodia clashes that have already killed 10 people continued into their fourth day.
02/07/2011 10:04 am
Viktor Bout has stalled his extradition to the US. But the delay may be short-lived in the case of the 'Merchant of Death,' accused of supplying dictators and warlords with weapons.
10/04/2010 01:34 pm
Sporadic violence flared in Thailand Thursday as more red-shirt protesters left their camp in Bangkok, two more leaders surrendered, and a curfew was extended until Sunday.
05/20/2010 09:53 am
Renegade Thai general Khattiya Sawasdipol, suspended from duty for his sympathies toward red shirt protesters, had been helping them secure a protest site. Some red shirts had begun to disavow him.
05/13/2010 12:45 pm
Rogue soldiers, active and retired, are supporting Thailand’s 'red-shirt' protesters, the Army chief said Sunday.
04/26/2010 09:30 am
Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva has exercised few powers at his disposal since declaring a Bangkok state of emergency Wednesday. Leaders of the antigovernment Red Shirts say the Thai military is reluctant to carry out Vejjajiva's orders.
04/09/2010 11:07 am
Thailand protests entered their third day Monday, paralyzing parts of Bangkok. Earlier in the day, demonstrators thronged the military base where Thai PM Abhisit Vejjajiva is staying.
03/15/2010 09:12 am
Thailand today brought the crew of an impounded cargo plane carrying North Korea weapons before a criminal court. The circumstances of the seizure – like why a plane with illicit arms stopped in US ally territory for refueling – is raising questions.
12/14/2009 08:16 am
Antigovernment activists plan to defy a tough security law to rally Saturday on the third anniversary of a military coup.
09/19/2009 01:00 am
Thailand and Singapore have longstanding military ties with America but also trade with Burma, where the vessel is headed.
06/23/2009 01:00 am
Attack on Sondhi Limthongkul could further weaken the economy and strengthen hard-liners
04/17/2009 01:00 am
Security forces were mobilized for the first time since 2006 as violence escalates – two people died in street clashes Monday.
04/13/2009 01:00 am
Nearly 1,000 refugees were detained on a remote island in December before being towed out to sea and abandoned with little food or water, rights group says.
01/23/2009 12:00 am
The tug of war is stranding tourists and raising fears of escalating violence. The military denies rumors of an imminent coup, while the king remains silent.
12/01/2008 12:00 am
A disputed border region further strains the Thai government, which also faces protests at home.
10/16/2008 01:00 am
Efforts to oust the prime minister included barricading legislators in Parliament for five hours on Tuesday.
10/08/2008 01:00 am