Thai king endorses new cabinet weeks after disputed election

Thai king endorses new cabinet weeks after disputed election

Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn endorsed on Wednesday a new civilian cabinet of Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha following a March 24 election. The endorsement was announced in the Royal Gazette. Prayuth, a former army chief and junta leader, was elected prime minister by military-appointed senators and legislators after the election, under a system his opponents said...

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