I am quoted in an Associated Press story about the ruling by the Thai election commission that the Democrat Party should be disbanded. Over the weekend I also signed a petition along with other students and observers of Thai politics calling for an end to the crackdown.
Divisions within the Thai government and state seem to be widening in the aftermath of the recent crackdown against red-shirt protestors.
Yesterday (10 April), the Thai government launched an armed crackdown on the red-shirted protestors of the United Front for Democracy Against Dictatorship (UDD). At the time of writing, 20 people are dead and over 900 are injured. This is the worst political violence the capital has seen since 1992 when a military regime led by [...]
I am quoted at length in a report on MalaysiaKini.com, a leading Malaysian news website, entitled ‘Sodomy II Under Pressure from London’, which relates to former deputy prime minister Anwar Ibrahim’s second politically-motivated trial on sodomy charges.