The government's Centre for Maintaining for Peace and Order (CMPO) on Friday condemned the anti-government protests at many foreign embassies, particularly at US Embassy on Thursday.
CMPO member Tarit Pengdith condemned in particular Uthai Yodmanee and Nitithorn Lumleua, leaders of Student and People Network for Thailand's Reform (STR), who led the protests.
The protesters on Thursday visited the embassies of Japan, the US, Russia, France and Australia. They handed over a letter protesting at Yingluck government, which they said had caused many obstacles to the country many obstacles just to please former premier Thaksin Shinawatra, brother of the caretaker premier.
They also called on the embassies to convey the message and for their countries to take sides with the protesters.