2017-08-18 16:08
 
The Royal Thai Army (RTA) has announced that some military officers will be placed in detention for 15 days for physically abusing suspected drug users in Koh Larn, Chonburi Province. 
 
The announcement came after a video clip of soldiers beating three drug suspects went viral on Facebook from 15 August.
2017-08-16 08:33
 

Thai authorities should immediately drop charges against a prominent academic and four conference participants for violating the military junta’s ban on public assembly at a conference at Chiang Mai University in July 2017, Human Rights Watch said today. The International Conference on Thai Studies included discussions and other activities that the ruling National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) junta deemed critical of military rule.