New Supreme Commander says armed forces supportive of government


BANGKOK, 21 October 2014  Supreme Commander General Worapong Sanganet has said all the armed forces have been working in unity and support of the government.

General Worapong has attended a meeting of the armed forces following his new role as a supreme commander. He reiterated to the officers at the meeting to follow Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha’s policy.

According to him, the armed forces should see significant progress in 3-9 months’ time according to stage 2 of the Roadmap, which he said would lead the country to transparent and corruption-free elections.

General Worapong added that the reform for the armed forces will be in line with the 11 areas set by General Prayut, and that they will continue to throw their weight behind the government.