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Nothing to celebrate one year after the coup

September 17, 2007


Bangkok, Sep 17 (DPA) A year ago Wednesday Thailand’s military staged a coup toppling former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra on charges of corruption, undermining democracy and dividing the nation.

A year later, Thailand is still divided, the military is accused of undermining democracy and Thaksin is living in London far from the reach of Thai law but earning plenty of good publicity at home off his recently purchased Manchester City football club.

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