Thailand: Generals Voted Out of Office


December 28, 2007: Although still in exile, ousted prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra's political followers won the first elections in fifteen months. Thaksin will return from exile in a month or so, and his policies (populist, pro-business and tough on Islamic terrorism) will be back in force. This may not mean more violence in the Moslem south, because in the past year, police and troops have gotten a handle on the Islamic terrorists, and public opinion among Moslems is turning against the militants.


Article Archive

Thailand: Current 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 



Help Keep Us Soaring

We need your help! Our subscription base has slowly been dwindling. We need your help in reversing that trend. We would like to add 20 new subscribers this month.

Each month we count on your subscriptions or contributions. You can support us in the following ways:

  1. Make sure you spread the word about us. Two ways to do that are to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.
  2. Subscribe to our daily newsletter. We’ll send the news to your email box, and you don’t have to come to the site unless you want to read columns or see photos.
  3. You can contribute to the health of StrategyPage. A contribution is not a donation that you can deduct at tax time, but a form of crowdfunding. We store none of your information when you contribute..
Subscribe   Contribute   Close