Retired Red Gaur Disappointed at Lack of Bloodshed

BANGKOK – While business and political leaders continue to call for calm in the wake of this week’s stepped-up actions by the PAD, retired paramilitary soldier Wisutkayapong Chuantiyanon expressed deep dismay at the peaceful reaction by the police and non-interference by the army. “We didn’t put up with that kind of thing in ’73  and ’76,” he recalled... 

World Media Insists All of Thailand On Fire, All Thais Dead

BANGKOK – Despite the relative calm following PAD intrusions into several government offices, the world media continue to claim that the country has collapsed into anarchy and chaos. As ordinary Thais go to their daily jobs and lives, The New York Times writes that the “government has been shut down and social order revoked by an organized army of over a million protestors.” Even... 

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Sondhi Explains ‘Final Solution’

BANGKOK – In an NTN exclusive, People’s Alliance for Democracy leader Sondhi Limthongkul outlines his “Final Solution” in the campaign against the government, Thaksin, and the enemies of Thailand. NTN: Today representatives of the PAD have seized control of TV stations, police stations, the Finance Ministry, and several small airports. Roads have been blocked. Why are you doing... 

Sondhi: ‘Let The Rule of Mob Prevail’

BANGKOK – Stepping up its campaign against People, Alliances and Democracy today, the PAD raided a television station and brought much of the city to a halt in attempt to ensure that the rule of mob would prevail in Thailand. “The mob is the most sacred body in the country,” Sonthi told a crowd of 30,000. “This body, this mob, with the King as head, must always be respected.... 

PAD Seizes French Embassy

BANGKOK – Citing the need to preserve the constitutional monarchy under His Majesty the King, some 600 members of the People’s Alliance for Democracy stormed the embassy of the Republic of France this morning. Climbing over the fences and overpowering the guards, the PAD entered the actual embassy building at around 8:45 AM, overturning desks and breaking windows. “The French influence...