Thai army imposes curfew

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Thai soldiers stand guard during a coup at the Army Club where Thailand's army chief held a meeting with all rival factions in central Bangkok. Picture: Athit Perawongmetha

Bangkok -

Thailand's military on Thursday declared a night-time curfew across the troubled country after seizing power in a coup.

“Under martial law, the National Peace Keeping Committee prohibits anyone across the kingdom from leaving their home from 10pm to 5am,” an army spokesman said in a televised announcement. - Sapa-AFP


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