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By Prachatai |
<p>Ministry of Interior has dismissed an appeal to nominate Netiwit Chotiphatphaisal to be Amnesty&#39;s Board Member. Amnesty will file a lawsuit, but the student activist fears that&nbsp;when he&nbsp;get the position back, his&nbsp;term will already be over.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p>
By Kornkritch Somjittranukit |
<div> <div>The name Gen Anupong Paojinda turned up in various controversies last week. </div></div>
<div> <div>The Interior Minister’s permission for a Red Bull company to build a reservoir on the site of a community forest has run into protests.&nbsp;</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div> <div>On 8 September 2017, the Facebook page <a href="">Watchdog Act</a> published Interior Ministry documents on a request from KTD Property Development Limited to use over 12 acres of Huai Mek community forest in Khon Kaen Province. </div></div></div>
<div> <div>The Interior Minister has said the junta will collect the ID numbers of anyone who gives feedback on the four questions about elections posed by junta head Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha to the public last week.&nbsp;</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>On 26 May 2017 during his weekly televised address, Prayut asked four questions seeking feedback on the issue of elections.&nbsp;</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>The four questions were:</div> <ol> <li>Will the next election lead to ‘good governance’?</li> <li>If not, what should be done?</li> <li>Is it right to focus only on elections, at the expense of the co<br /> </li></ol></div>
<p>The National Anti-Corruption Commission has concluded that Abhisit Vejjajiva, former Democrat Party Prime Minister, and Suthep Thaugsuban, his former Deputy, are not guilty for ordering the violent military crackdown on the anti-establishment red-shirt protesters during the April-May 2010 political violence. &nbsp;</p>