Thai government outraged after EU Parliament invites Yingluck Shinawatra to discuss state of democracy

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Thai government outraged after EU Parliament invites Yingluck Shinawatra to discuss state of democracy


In the aftermath of the decision by the military junta in Thailand to dismiss the proposed constitution and delay the re-institution of democratic elections until at least 2017 the European Parliament, which has expressed increased concern, has invited ousted Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra to Europe to address the Parliament. The invitation, dated Oct 7, was co-signed by Elmar Brok, chairman of the EP Committee on Foreign Affairs, and Werner Langen, chair of the panel for relations with Sout...


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