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Thailand's new king appoints a smaller council of advisers

Dec 6, 2016

Thailand's new king appoints a smaller council of advisers

Thailand’s new King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun named an 11-member council of advisers on Tuesday, bringing in three new officials, including a former army chief and two representatives of the ruling junta. The so-called Privy Council he named is smaller than the 16-member council of ...