Military pledges firm backing for PM Prayut

politics April 27, 2018 03:00

By JITRAPORN SENAWONG,
KAS CHANWANPEN
THE NATION

Supreme commander hints at other military leaders also joining pro junta parties


AMID apparent efforts by the junta and its backers to ensure the return of Prayut Chan-o-cha as prime minister after the election, the military yesterday pledged its full support to the ruling junta and its leaders

Supreme Commander Thanchaiyan Srisuwan yesterday admitted that the military remained a tool of the government even though Prayut had shown signs of political ambition He said to support the government was the military’s central role

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