13 Jan 2021
Proposed by the parliament speaker, Chuan Leekpai, the reconciliation committee, aimed to find a way out of political turmoil, is packed with senators, academics, military officers and government coalition MPs. No opposition MPs or pro-democracy protesters are included.
26 May 2019
Chuan Leekpai, a senior member from the Democrat Party and former Prime Minister of Thailand, was elected by the House of Representatives as its Speaker on Saturday (May 25). Election of Chuan Leekpai as House Speaker shows rifts in both power blocs.
10 Nov 2014
I insist that our democracy is more advanced than every country in the ASEAN. We're on the front row. We only had an accident. After we pass this accident, on which we stumbled, we'll go farther than other countries, I believe.