Thailand election: Likely victory ‘made in heaven’ says pro-junta party as Thaksin-linked rival cries foul
Thailand’s election commission late on Sunday said the pro-military party of junta chief Prayuth Chan-ocha was headed towards a shock popular vote victory over its arch-rival, the populist Shinawatra political bloc, but did not release full results of the parliamentary seat count in the kingdom’s long-delayed polls.Local media complained of “unstable vote counts” from the commission, with the Khaosod English news portal reporting that in one instance, the vote count for parties fluctuated by a…... If you wish to read this full breaking news headline, plus more articles from around Thailand and Asia like, Thailand election: Likely victory ‘made in heaven’ says pro-junta party as Thaksin-linked rival cries foul, simply click on 'Read full story' below, but 1st please give us a 'LIKE' or 'SHARE' before you leave. Thank you
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