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    Red Shirts “WE ARE AT WAR”


    Red Shirts “WE ARE AT WAR”



         On Saturday 22nd 2014, A group of Red Shirts performed a black magic at the Civil Court on Ratchada road to curse the judges after the State of Emergency (SoE) ruling. Then on Sunday a dud M79 grenade was found at Civic Court on Ratchada road, but It was destroyed by EOD team later no injuries.

         At the same day ,Sunday 23rd 2014, Tida Tawornseth, chair of the United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD) and other red shirt leaders held a meeting in Nakhon Ratchasima (Korat). She declared a war with the anti-government protesters (PDRC) saying this meeting shall be the last one and red shirts will be fighting from now on and ready to clash with the PDRC. One of the leaders, Nattawut Saikua caretaker Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Cooperatives, urged Yingluck government not to accept decision and action from the independent bodies or Courts (Civil disobedience). Nattawut advised the government that it should set up new offices in the North or Northeast if needed. He told the crowd that he will never allow Yingluck government to give up. The red shirt leaders announced that they need 10 volunteers from every province to hijack bombers and destroy Elites or “Um-Mart”. On the stage, a local red shirt leader from Chonburi stepped in said “Red Shirts gave a very warm welcome to PDRC Trat last night” then announced deaths and injuries from the attacked PDRC in Trat. Surprisingly, The crowd cheered loudly after hearing. He also said he was gratified by the violence in Trat.


    - The Trat violence caused 5-year-old girl died, she was washing dishes at a noodle stall ; 6 seriously injured, including a girl wounded at her head. -


    On Sunday at 4.30 PM, there was an explosion at BigC super center on Rachadamri rd near Rachaprasong intersection causing 3 dead and 22 injured - a 57 year-old-lady and 2 brother and sister a 4 year-old-boy and a 6 year-old-girl. The kids were shopping at the store- They DID NOT attend the PDRC rally.

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