Weekly News Magazines, October 12, 2012

From Nation Weekend, October 12, 2012
Cover on the left panel reads: The Blue Colour Truth
[Man in the left panel is Abhisit Vejjachiwa, leader of the Democrat Party, the leading opposition party in the parliament. In the right panel, man in the middle is Abhisit.]
Under the image on the right: We’ve heard enough lies, now give me a chance to tell the truth.
[Reference is to the mobile political campaign named “Strike open the truth” organized by the Democrat Party. The campaign is to counteract the information provided by the United Front of Democracy Against Dictatorship (UDD), aka the Red Shirts.]

From Matichon Weekly, October 12, 2012
The cover reads: Still Stands Challenging
[Reference to the embezzlement case against the Rai Som Co., Ltd. of Sorayuth Suthatsanajinda, the country’s famous news anchor. In the case, the Office of the National Anti-corruption Commission ruled Sorrayuth guilty for embezzling and causing 138.79 million-baht damages to the Mass Communication Organization of Thailand while he and his company ran a talk show called “Kui Kui Khao” (“Digging out news stories”) for Channel 9 run by the MCOT. MCOT signed a contract with Mr. Sorrayuth in June 2003. The embezzlement was reported to happen between February 4, 2005 and June 30, 2006.]

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