2014 Thailand coup - updates

Rappler's latest stories on 2014 Thailand coup


1st Thailand pro-democracy march since 2014 coup

Mar 13, 2020 - 10:31 PM

Discontent with the administration of ex-army chief Prayut Chan-O-Cha is seething, with a progressive opposition party disbanded and the country's economy faltering

PROTEST. A man holds a sign that reads, 'We are tired of Prayut, stop the 2017 constitution' during a demonstration calling for the creation of a new constitution in Bangkok on March 13, 2020. Photo by Romeo Gacad/AFP

Thailand to hold first election since coup on March 24

Jan 23, 2019 - 6:01 PM

(UPDATED) The poll date is set to ignite campaign season in a country where colorful and boisterous political rallies have often tipped into deadly violence

Marcos, Suharto, and then Thaksin?

Jul 02, 2014 - 2:35 PM

The view of Thaksin as the ultimate problem that colors Thai politics is a major factor behind the acceptance relief and support for the May coup

Marcos, Suharto, and Thaksin