PAD leaders call for power seizure – The Nation, January 20, 2012
…”If the PAD is to make a move once again, this time will not just confine to street protesting but a complete seizure of power,” he said, pledging a make-or break struggle.
Sondhi said he feared for the future of the monarchy if the Thaksin camp had its way.
…Another PAD leader Somkiat Pongpaiboon said he expected a final showdown with the Thaksin regime. He claimed about the regime was contracting some 5,000 Cambodian and Vietnamese mercenaries to topple the monarchy in order to inaugurate a republic.
The PAD will pour into the streets at the first sign of changing charter provisions pertaining the monarchy and granting amnesty for Thaksin, he said…