US President seeks closer ties with Thailand World

US President seeks closer ties with Thailand

Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha said US President Donald Trump assured him that the relations between the two countries will grow closer than ever, and the two countries are “good allies”.
Myanmar military backs constitution amendment World

Myanmar military backs constitution amendment

Myanmar’s Commander-in-Chief of the Defence Services Senior-General Min Aung Hlaing affirmed to support the amendment of the constitution in condition that the country becomes politically stable.
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Thai army releases "red shirts" leaders

The Thai military administration on May 28 released several leaders of the United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD), or "red shirts", – an ally of the toppled civilian government.
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Myanmar frees all political prisoners

The Myanmar President's Office on December 31 announced the release of all remaining political prisoners by the end of the day in a bid to ensure stability, lasting peace and national solidarity.