• Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:49
    Army chief, family cast their votes
    Army Commander-in-Chief General Apirat Kongsompong, his wife and daughter arrived at a polling station in Bangkok's Chatuchak district at 8am to cast their votes.
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  • Thu, 20 Dec 2018 14:19
    Urgent : Myanmar forces conduct 'clearance operations' after two killed in Rakhine state
    Yangon - Myanmar forces are conducting new rounds of "clearance operations" in conflict-hit Rakhine state after four local Buddhists were attacked and two killed, the commander-in-chief's office said Thursday, with one of the incidents blamed on Rohingya Muslims.
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  • Fri, 14 Dec 2018 01:00
    Former NLA member declares yearly earnings of Bt6.6m
    FORMER AIR Force chief ACM Johm Rungswang declared assets worth Bt20.8 million and yearly earnings of Bt6.6 million before resigning as a National Legislative Assembly (NLA) member on October 1, the anti-graft agency revealed yesterday.
  • Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:31
    Political activity ban lifted ahead of 2019 election
    The junta on December 11 lifted restrictions on political activities that have been in effect since the 2014 military coup led by the then Army commander-in-chief Prayut Chan-o-cha.
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  • Sat, 20 Oct 2018 13:09
    Army chief visits southern border provinces
    Army Commander-in-Chief Gen Apirat Kongsompong is visiting southern border provinces from Saturday to Monday to deliver his policies, an Army spokeswoman said.
  • Mon, 10 Sep 2018 15:07
    Outgoing and new Army chiefs visit Pattani
    Outgoing Army commander-in-chief General Chalermchai Sitthisart and his successor Gen Apirat Kongsompong visited Pattani together on Monday morning to be briefed on the operations against insurgents in the deep South.
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  • Tue, 28 Aug 2018 01:00
    Rakhine crisis a ‘genocide’, says UN probe
    MYANMAR’S commander-in-chief Min Aung Hlaing and several other senior military officers must be investigated and prosecuted for genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes over their responsibility for violence in Rakhine, Kachin and Shan states, a United Nations independent fact-finding mission said yesterday.
  • 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.
  • Sat, 09 Jun 2018 01:00
    Will electoral earthquakes free blocked peace in South?  
    In a gesture to MARA Patani that all is not lost, Army Commander-in-chief General Chalermchai Sitthisart visited security checkpoints in Joh I Rong district on June 1. He was there to provide moral support to troops responsible for implementing the Safety Zone, Thai military officials said.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Thu, 07 Dec 2017 12:50
    Army chief tours Pattani in preparation for King’s visit
    Army Commander-in-Chief Gen Chalermchai Sitthisart was in Pattani on Thursday morning checking security measures ahead of a planned visit by His Majesty the King on December 9.
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  • Wed, 01 Nov 2017 07:06
    Military chief says army is helping a committee led by Suu Kyi
    Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, Commander-in-Chief of the Defence Services, said the army is helping the Central Committee for the Implementation of Stability, Peace and Development in Rakhine State led by State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi to have success in her meeting with Thailand’s Foreign Affairs Minister Don Pramudwinai at the parlour of Zeyathiri Villa on October 30.
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  • Fri, 15 Sep 2017 01:00
    Army chief responds to ‘complete waste’ as decommissioned surveillance airship criticised as new boondoggle
    Army commander-in-chief General Chalermchai Sitthisart said on Thursday a Bt350-million surveillance airship had been officially decommissioned after the airship reached its expiration date.
  • Thu, 14 Sep 2017 14:50
    Army chief defends decommissioned Bt350-million surveillance airship 
    Army commander-in-chief General Chalermchai Sitthisart said on Thursday a Bt350-million surveillance airship had been officially decommissioned after the airship reached its expiration date.
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