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Thai Army Declares Martial Law, But Says It’s Not a Coup

Thailand's Army Chief has declared martial law following months of political turmoil, but insists he is not seizing power through a military coup. In the capital, Bangkok, troops moved in to take up positions at the main political rally sites, television stations, and key transport routes to the city.   Thai government television Tuesday broadcast patriotic songs hours after the Thai Army chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha declared martial law across the country around 3 am local...

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