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Thai Junta Appoints Reform Council

Thailand's junta approved on Friday a 250-member council to draw up political reforms and approve a new constitution, main steps in a military plan for a general election late next year. Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, the army chief who led a May 22 coup, picked the members of the council himself but declined to release their names, saying they needed royal approval first. “The NCPO has chosen the 250 candidates and the names will be forwarded to His Majesty the King for...

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