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US Suspends Aid to Thailand in Wake of Military Coup

BBC – The US has suspended $3.5m (£2.1m) in military aid to Thailand and urged the country’s army to restore civilian rule “immediately”. Washington also urged tourists to cancel trips and halted non-essential visits by US government officials.

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Thai Military Takes Over in Yet Another Coup

CNN – Thailand is now under military control — with its Thai military chief in power, its constitution tossed, its political leaders detained, its citizens under martial law — thanks to a coup that capped months of unrest.

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Thai Military Condemned Universally Over Coup

BBC – The US has led widespread international criticism of a military takeover in Thailand as the South-East Asian nation spent its first night under curfew.

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