Sunday, April 12, 2009

Thailand Near Revolution

Video below. Thailand is in a state of turmoil this weekend, with a former leader urging revolution. Fox News reports today: Thailand's prime minister narrowly escaped a savage attack and rioting erupted in Bangkok as protesters commandeered public buses and swarmed triumphantly over military vehicles in unchecked defiance after the government declared a state of emergency. Bands of red-shirted anti-government protesters roamed areas of the Thai capital, with some smashing a car carrying Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva and others beating up motorists who hurled insults at them. More at FoxNews... Meanwhile, CNN reports: Former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra has urged his supporters in the troubled south-east Asian country to revolt, a military-run network and CNN affiliate MCOT reported Sunday. More from CNN... You can find even more links at Chicago News Bench RSS Feed CommieBama Hats and More