Ex-Thai PM to be charged with murder over protest death
Bangkok, December 13, 2012
First Published: 19:31 IST(13/12/2012)
Last Updated: 19:31 IST(13/12/2012)
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Thailand's former premier Abhisit Vejjajiva is set to be charged with murder on Thursday over the death of a civilian during a military crackdown on anti-government "Red Shirt" rallies two years ago.
Abhisit, along with his then-deputy Suthep Thaugsuban, will be formally charged
at Bangkok's Department of Special Investigation (DSI), making them the first officials to face a court over Thailand's worst political violence in decades.