[JURIST] Human Rights Watch (HRW) [advocacy website] urged the government of Thailand [press release] on Thursday to order its army chief to stop obstructing investigations into political violence in 2010 arising from anti-government protests [JURIST news archive]. Last week the army chief, General Prayuth Chan-ocha, told the Thai Ministry of Justice [official website, in Thai] to stop accusing soldiers of killing protesters during government crackdowns in 2010 and not to publicize the findings of its investigations. HRW noted that no...

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