Army Chief reassures no coup d’etat


BANGKOK, 9 December 2013 The Army Chief has affirmed that there will be no coup d’etat no matter what the outcome of the December 9 protests will be. 

Army Chief Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha made his firm stance that there would not be a coup d’etat by the military and urged all parties to find a peaceful resolution to the current political deadlock facing the nation.

The Army Chief added that staging another military coup would not solve anything, and would further tarnish Thailand’s image in the international community.

Gen. Prayuth ended with a statement saying that he realizes everyone loves their country; however, none are yet willing to learn to live with each other in peace.