• Sun, 05 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Yingluck will have to make case of persecution for political asylum
    MANY POSSIBLE solutions have been circulated about the way that fugitive ex-PM Yingluck Shinawatra will resolve her flight from Thailand, which might last a lifetime. One is that she will seek political asylum in the United Kingdom, where her brother Thaksin, who has also fled Thai legal cases, has spent time running businesses, as well as living in Dubai.
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  • Wed, 01 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Normal UK immigration rules for Yingluck: Don
    THAI GOVT TOLD NO POLITICAL ASYLUM INVOLVED FOR FORMER PM, ALTHOUGH HER LOCATION UNCONFIRMED
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  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 01:00:00
    Yingluck ‘considering asylum in either UK, Germany or France’
    FUGITIVE FORMER prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra is considering applying for political asylum in the United Kingdom, Germany or France, a source from her legal team said yesterday.
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  • Fri, 06 Oct 2017 15:26:37
    Yingluck considers asylum applications for UK, Germany and France
    Fugitive former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra is considering applying for political asylum in three European countries, including the United Kingdom, Germany, and France, a source from her legal team said on Friday.
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  • Thu, 05 Oct 2017 17:19:20
    Pheu Thai head dismisses government-in-exile rumours
    The caretaker secretary-general of the Pheu Thai Party, Phumtham Wechayachai, on Thursday dismissed reports that fugitive former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra had received political asylum and was attempting to set up a government in exile.
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  • Fri, 29 Sep 2017 11:16:42
    Deputy PM ‘not aware’ of report placing Yingluck in London
    Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan on Friday said he was not aware of a report that now places convicted former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra in London and seeking political asylum there.
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  • Fri, 14 Jul 2017 10:46:25
    Pro-democracy journalist Jom granted asylum status in US
    Fugitive pro-democracy journalist Jom Petchpradab, who fled Thailand after the 2014 coup, has been granted asylum status in the United States.
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  • Sat, 25 Mar 2017 09:33:19
    Singaporean teen dissident granted US asylum
    SINGAPORE - A Singaporean teenager who was jailed twice after insulting the island's late leader Lee Kuan Yew and religious groups has been granted political asylum in the United States, his US lawyer said Saturday.
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  • Thu, 29 Dec 2016 14:38:21
    Controversial Singapore teen blogger seeks US asylum
    SINGAPORE - A Singaporean teenager who became notorious for profanity-laced attacks on the city's revered late leader Lee Kuan Yew is seeking political asylum in the US, his lawyers said Thursday.
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  • Sat, 23 Jan 2016 12:31:00
    Chinese activist missing after leaving Thailand
    A second rights activist, Li Xin, has been missing for 10 days after leaving Thailand for Laos with the hope of returning to Thailand to apply for political asylum, said his wife, Shi Sanmei.
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  • Mon, 14 Dec 2015 17:48:00
    Investigator who fled abroad ‘can give evidence via video if he wants’
    A SENIOR police investigator seeking political asylum in Australia can testify in next week’s trial via a video-link if he wants, Prayuth Sattayarak, deputy head of the Attorney General’s Human Trafficking Case Office, said Monday.
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  • Mon, 14 Dec 2015 15:42:00
    Prayut urges Paween to return to file complaints with police
    Instead of fleeing to Australia and seeking political asylum there, the former human-trafficking police investigator should return home and file complaints against those whom he alleged of threatening his life and receiving payoff from traffickers, Prime
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  • Thu, 10 Dec 2015 13:04:00
    Senior Thai police seeks asylum in Australia
    Pol Major General Paween Pongsirin, the leader of Thailand's investigation team into Rohingya trafficking, is seeking political asylum in Australia.
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  • Fri, 12 Jun 2015 01:00:00
    Red-shirt activist Jaran grateful France granted him political asylum
    FUGITIVE red-shirt United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD) Jaran Ditapichai, who has been residing in exile in France since late last year, claims he has been given political asylum since November.
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  • Wed, 18 Feb 2015 01:00:00
    Embattled Yingluck: Will she stay or will she go?
    Will it come down to the explosive issue of political asylum? Don't bet against it, although any foreign government will find that offering asylum to Yingluck Shinawatra is a far more complicated issue than making a statement or two denouncing the Thai c
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