Airport Seized – Thai-language Newspapers, November 29, 2008




Daily News
, November 29, 2008 - Seize of Suvarnabhumi causes hundred billion loss - Muslim Hajj pilgrims perchance to sacrifice life if being blocked from traveling to Mecca - Kowit assigned to use emergency bill - aimed at dissolving the PAD mob - Suchart-Chalong ordered to join the team



Khao Sod, November 29, 2008 - Police-soldiers to take back Don Muang-Suvarnabhumi - Emergency decree launched - Somchai assigns National Police Chief-Region1/Air Force - PAD to fight back - Metropolitan chaos—14 unrest provinces - Somchai: no dismissal of Army Commander in Chief/National Police Chief



Matichon, November 29, 2008 - Government uses emergency decree to tackle mob - Anupong lowered role only to support work - Air Force and Metropolitan Police to handle Don Muang - Suvarnabhumi to rely on Navy force and Region 1 Police - Court orders PAD to leave



Komchadluek, November 29, 2008 -
PM orders Navy and Air Forces to handle mob - Army sacked - PAD not to give in - Coup rumor spreads - A group drinking alcohol argues and fights over PAD question causing 1 to die and 2 injuries - Red shirt people to gather 20 thousand in each zone to fight PAD and oppose coup - Commercial flights use U-Tapao Airport - Hundred thousands in tourism business sector to be laid off

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