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Thai Court Upholds Emergency Decree, Warns Against Violence

A Thai court has warned the government not to use force against protesters, a day after clashes with police left five people dead.But the Civil Court on Wednesday refused the opposition's demand to strike down a 60-day emergency decree put in place in late January.The government has used the emergency decree to arrest top protest leaders and disperse some opposition protest camps in Bangkok.On Tuesday, four protesters and a police man were killed and dozens wounded in a midday clash on a...

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