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Cooperative Auditing Department, Cooperative Promotion Department shut down by STR protest

Officials of the Cooperative Auditing Department and the Cooperative Promotion Department returned home Friday after protesters led by the Students and People Network for Thailand's Reform (STR) rallied in front of it Friday.

STR-led protesters marched to the department at 11:10 am and some officials came out to welcome them.

The protest leaders talked to Surapol Pongmethi-apichai, the secretary to the Cooperative Promotion Department, and told him to evacuate all officials of the two departments in 30 minutes.

Following the talk, all officials left the compound.

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