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Thailand and Australia hold joint military training

Thailand and Australia hold joint military training

The Thai and Australian armies have begun a joint military training exercise in Chonburi. The opening ceremony took place at the 21st Infantry Regiment in Chonburi. Commander of the 2nd…

Military sees big improvement in Deep South

Military sees big improvement in Deep South

The military’s effort to restore peace in the three southernmost provinces of Thailand has seen some improvement, according to Region 4 Deputy Commander Lieutenant General Ruangsak Suwannaka. Lieutenant General Ruangsak…

12 million Thai men could be heading towards Military Conscription

12 million Thai men could be heading towards Military Conscription

The Junta appointed legislature recently passed a law that grants the military authority to order 300000 men annually into service. There was little public debate about the move other than…

Thai Junta Instructs Taxis Not to Refuse Passengers

Thai Junta Instructs Taxis Not to Refuse Passengers

The Thai military junta’s security unit organized a ceremony today in which more than 100 taxi drivers pledged to accept passengers regardless of their nationalities or intended destinations. Lt.Gen. Kampanart…

People with only one Thai parent can now pursue a military career

People with only one Thai parent can now pursue a military career

A new regulation has just been approved by the Defense Council that will allow a person with only one Thai parent to join the military. Previously it was mandatory for…

No More Coups, Says Coupmaker’s Heir

No More Coups, Says Coupmaker’s Heir

There will not be another coup in Thailand, promised the new Thai army chief to replace Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha, the leader of the 22 May coup d’etat. “There won’t be…