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Thailand protests

Mar 21, 2014 — The country's constitutional court says the opposition's boycott of the election, which prevented voting in some constituencies, invalidates the results.
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Mar 1, 2014 — Activists who have occupied government buildings in an effort to force out the elected government now say they will back off their "Shutdown Bangkok" campaign.
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Feb 23, 2014 — The explosion, in one of the capital's busiest shopping districts, appeared to be aimed at anti-government protesters seeking the ouster of the country's prime minister.
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Feb 18, 2014 — The dead included one policeman and three civilians. Protesters want Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra to step down.
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Feb 2, 2014 — Although a few hundred polling stations in the capital were shut down by anti-government activists, the vast majority of them across the country remained open.
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Feb 1, 2014 — At least seven people, including an American photojournalist, have been wounded in the clashes ahead of Sunday's parliamentary elections.
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Jan 26, 2014 — Activists seeking the ouster of Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra have managed to shut down nearly all of the polling stations in the capital Bangkok and disrupt early voting in several outlying provinces.
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Jan 21, 2014 — It's an attempt to cope with anti-government protests that began in November. The measure, which goes into effect Wednesday, will last for 60 days. Anti-government protesters are trying to stop elections, scheduled for Feb. 2.
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Jan 19, 2014 — On Friday a grenade attack on protesters injured 39. The attacks are raising fears that the country's political crisis is worsening.
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Jan 13, 2014 — Demonstrators have vowed to continue the protests until Feb. 2 elections are called off and Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is driven from office.
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