Thai protesters to outline reform plans to military

Anti-government protesters hold Thai national flags during a public seminar where protest leader and former deputy prime minister Suthep is speaking at, in BangkokPrime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra called a snap election on Monday, when 160,000 people besieged her office at Government House. Today, Thailand has no government and no parliament. Today, there is already a political vacuum," protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban told students, academics and others at a forum at Thammasat University in Bangkok on Saturday. He wants to use that perceived vacuum to set up a "people's council" to push through reforms and eradicate the influence of Thaksin Shinawatra, Yingluck's brother and a former prime minister who was ousted by the military in 2006.



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