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TV stations silenced, schools shut, Thailand ‘volatile’ after military coup

TV stations silenced, schools shut, Thailand ‘volatile’ after military coup

May 23, – Schools were shut, international television stations were off air and channels broadcast military logos and patriotic music, a day after Thailand’s military seized control following a six-month political stalemate that has sapped economic growth. Amid a foreign media blackout, martial law and strict curfews, the army has called forward 114 “Red Shirt” […]

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Afghans mourn as landslide wipes out entire village, 2,250 confirmed dead

Afghans mourn as landslide wipes out entire village, 2,250 confirmed dead

May 04, – Survivors of a landslide that entombed a village in northern Afghanistan mourned hundreds of dead relatives on Sunday as aid teams rushed to care for 700 families left homeless in the mountains. Much of Aab Bareek village in Badakhshan province was swallowed on Friday by a fast-moving tide of mud and rock […]

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