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End to Martial Law in Thailand Not Seen as Cause for Celebration

Thailand's King is expected to give permission for an end to months of martial law in the country. But many in Bangkok, including legal experts and defenders of human rights, are not viewing this as cause for celebration. They are warning martial law is being replaced with the application of a section of a provisional charter that will give the leader of the kingdom's junta even more power. Thailand's National Human Rights Commission, which is not known for taking bold...

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