PAD's "final war" - August 27
PAD's "final war" - August-September, 2008
Earlier: High tension in Thailand
Komchadluek, August 27, 2008 - The Prime Minister says the mob will be surrounded and left starving before they dissolve.
The Government House has been occupied, aiming to oust the government.
NBT station attacked. Five leaders are listed on the arrest warrant.
‘Pa’ says the military is not involved in the situation. People are ousting the government.
Poojadkuan, August 27, 2008 - Samak on TV talking to the PAD crowd: I asked you to think well. Stop doing illegal. Back to your family before you will be sorry.
Caption at the bottom: Yesterday afternoon, there was a comedy TV show.
Phutjatkhan, August 27, 2008 - All yellow - The puppet government disabled - Samak will neither quit nor back off. Kowit has been assigned to arrest five leaders.
Poojadkuan, August 27, 2008 - The headline reads: The situation reversed. Samak stages a mob to oppose the People's Alliance for Democracy.
Smaller black headline: An unexpected situation occurred. The situation has totally been reversed. Samak Sudaravej was previously protested by a mob and the PAD’s five leaders. However, he now stages a mob to oust the PAD from the Government House. He imposed a 24-hour deadline for the PAD. If the mob does not move, the police and the military will apply aggressive measures.
On the sign: PAD out!
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Banmuang, August 27, 2008 - The People Alliance for Democracy puts an end to the war – breaking into the Government. Members lose patience and attack NBT station
Sondhi announces victory. Samak assigns Kowit to be in charge of the situation – strong measures will be applied. The police aim to issue an arrest warrant to hunt five leaders. International press reports on the issue.
Poojadkuan, August 27, 2008
Left: The caption reads: Before August 26 - Sondhi says: We must chase Ai Mak [Samak] out of government house.
Right: The caption reads: After August 26 - Samak says: We must chase Sondhi out of government house.
Above: Komchadleuk, August 27, 2008 - A group of armed young men, whose face was covered by cloth, breaks in to NBT station in the early morning. They allow photographers to take their photos. The People’s Alliance for Democracy claim the plan was not one of its plans. PAD members head to Government House.
Ban Muang, August 27, 2008 - Hurry... I just worry that the emergency act still works. [Thaksin is shown remotely monitoring the PAD's protest. He is telling his supporters to move quickly to handle the mob situation.]
Left: Daily World Today, August 27, 2008 - The third party is warned not to take an advantage of the situation and stages a revolution. Five leaders could be listed in an arrest warrant.
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