PAD’s “final war” – September 10-13, 2008

Supporting Samak - Komchadluek, September 13, 2008
Komchadluek seems to draw attention to the older females and the elderly from the countryside who have been assembled to "spontaneously" support Samak. Their bored and quizzical expressions are typical of the pro-government mobs.
The caption reads: 600 members of the Udon Thani Patriots dress in red shirts with red and white cloth tied around their necks with the message read “ Protect Democracy” gather in front of the Government House to express support for Samak Sundaravej’s return to take PM post in the morning of September 12th.

Matichon, September 13, 2008 - Neglects wife and family’s warning not to return to the PM post - “Samak” ready to fight, claiming his belief to win to maintain [the democratic] system - 70 MPs of the People Power Party says no supports for Samak for fear possible violence

Komchadluek, September 13, 2008 - Police-military stationed on concerns for possible clashes in front of Government House - Crowd of supporters for Samak 

Daily News, September 13, 2008 - People networks prepare to petition to the King to oppose Samak to return to PM post - Royal armed force commanders to discuss tense situation watching closely on the vote against party resolution in Parliament

Naewna, September 12, 2008 - National Government called for - Academics-Army commanders urge everyone sacrifice to end conflict - Party resolution opposed to people;s voice, saying to support further Samak!

Bye Samak - Komchadluek, September 10, 2008 -

Court unanimously ruled by 9:0 to end gourmet - broken weapon!
3 struggle to take the Prime Minister post - Democrat Party supports Banharn to
Run against “Sompong” who becomes  an outstanding runner up
PAD continues its rally storming of Government House, cursing the return of the nominee

Matichon, September 10, 2008 - Negligence to the resistance! [not sure the real meaning - does this mean something like "the PPP will resist moves against Samak's negligence in being a cooking host while PM"?] - PPP’s resolution opposing the Constitutional Court - Bring back Samak to return to the PM post - Parliamentary vote to begin on September12 - Chart Thai hopes for Banharn on the move with Democrats to dissolve political block


PAD's "final war" - August-September, 2008
Earlier: High tension in Thailand

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