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  אב 25, 5774 , 21/08/14

Thailand: Junta Chief Elected as Prime Minister

The chief of Thailand’s military Junta, General Prayuth Chan-ocha, has been elected the position of Prime Minister.

Thai news agencies reported that the 60-year-old won at least half of the votes, although he was the only candidate in this round of elections. 

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