• Fri, 20 Jul 2018 01:00
    Apirach set to become Army chief in military appointments
    ASSISTANT ARMY chief General Apirach Kongsompong is tipped to take over as the new commander-in-chief from incumbent General Chalermchai Sittisart, who retires at the end of September.
    politics
  • Wed, 27 Jun 2018 15:42
    Army chief upbeat on mission to rescue youth missing in Chiang Rai cave
    Hopes remain high in the search for 12 young football players and their deputy coach who went missing in the flooded Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai province since Saturday, Army CommanderinChief General Chalermchai Sitthisart said on Wednesday.
    national
  • Fri, 22 Jun 2018 01:00
    Teerachai steps down as privy councillor
    FORMER ARMY chief General Teerachai Nakwanich has stepped down as privy councillor.
    national
  • Sat, 02 Jun 2018 11:11
    Army chief visits Narathiwat’s ‘safety zone’
    The Army Commander-in-Chief, General Chalermchai Sitthisart, on Friday visited security checkpoints in Narathiwat’s “safety zone” to provide moral support to security officials there.
    national
  • Sat, 05 May 2018 15:49
    Rohingya will be safe in areas 'designated' for them: Myanmar army chief
    Rohingya refugees who return to Myanmar will be safe as long as they stay in the model villages built for them, the country's army chief has said, renewing fears they will be kept in settlements indefinitely.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 20 Apr 2018 14:38
    Army chief visits Narathiwat
    Army Commander-in-Chief Gen Chalermchai Sitthisart visited an army camp in Narathiwat on Friday morning to be briefed on the situation in the southern border provinces.
    national
  • Wed, 11 Apr 2018 14:45
    7 Myanmar soldiers sentenced to 10 years over Rohingya killings: army
    Yangon - Seven Myanmar soldiers have been sentenced to jail with hard labour for their part in the extrajudicial killings of 10 Rohingya Muslim men last year, according to a Facebook post by the army chief late on Tuesday.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 29 Mar 2018 01:00
    Army chief backtracks on Doi Suthep construction work
    Project ‘gone too far to stop’ despite residents’ environmental worries
    national
  • Wed, 28 Mar 2018 18:17
    Army chief slams pro-election protesters
    Army chief General Chalermchai Sittisart on Wednesday warned that pro-election movements are “repetitive offenders” that need to be prosecuted continually.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 23 Mar 2018 15:02
    General refuses to promise end to deaths of ‘punished’ conscripts
    The Royal Thai Armed Forces will begin conscription of privates early next month, Assistant Army Chief General Weerachai Inthusophon said, adding that he could not guarantee that privates would not die as a result of punishment in the future.
    national
  • Wed, 28 Feb 2018 12:21
    Hup-one-two! Army brass gets physical
    Army chief General Chalermchai Sitthisart was among senior military officials undergoing a rigorous fitness test at Royal Thai Army headquarters in Bangkok on Wednesday.
    national
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 01:00
    Hunt for top fugitives a case of shooting in the dark
    Re: Army chief admits Yingluck and Thaksin cannot be arrested without Interpol help
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  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 09:29
    Ex-southern Army chief dies at 93
    Former Fourth Army Area Commander Gen Harn Leenanon , who was credited for restoring peace in the deep South for many years, has died of natural causes. He was 93 years old.
    national
  • Mon, 15 Jan 2018 15:10
    Army chief visits deep South
    Army chief General Chalermchai Sittisart, who has been visiting the deep South since Sunday, joined a meeting of national security agencies in Pattani’s Yarang district on Monday to discuss moves towards peace.
    national
  • Fri, 12 Jan 2018 07:00
    Prawit praises Prayut as potential non-elected PM after election
    PRIME MINISTER Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday received a big boost from a key government figure who said the former Army chief is a good candidate to become a non-elected government head after the next election.
    politics
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