BANGKOK, 3 June 2012 – Leader of the Democrat Party, Abhisit Vejjajiva posted a message of thanks to the social media site Twitter. He posted under his handle of “Abhisit Vejjajiva ”. The message, or tweet, was directed towards citizens who opposed the reconciliation bill. The message expressed appreciation for the opponents’ stalwart fight against injustice.
The leader of the Democrat Party further added he understood the frustration some citizens have with the prime minister, but it is his opinion that since Ms Yingluck has been selected to the post, she should be allowed to continue to do her job.
The party leader also disputed assertions that the Democrats opposed all issues, stating that in the past year, they supported a number of government-sponsored foreign relations laws. Any laws deemed useful received their approval.