The Evolving Banner of the Junta

Just like in 2006, the 2014 junta has been tweaking its image and changing its name.

Above: May 22, 2014 – The original Facebook banner

Above: May 23, 2014 – Updated Facebook banner toning down the Thai flag in the image

Above: May 24, 2014 – The junta updates its name so it sounds more natural in English: National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO)

Also: From the 2006 coup

Above: September 24, 2006 – Header from the original junta website

Above: September 28, 2006 – Next header from a new website

Above: October 8, 2006 – Last header from their website

In 2006 the military was caught off guard by foreign assumptions of what “Constitutional Monarchy” implied and thus changed their name several times.

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