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Yingluck: Democracy lost after coup

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Thailand lost track of democracy after the government of "rightfully elected" former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra was ousted by a military coup in 2006, Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra said in a speech in Mongolia on Monday. 

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, left,and Mongolia's President Tsakhia Elbegdorj attend the Ministerial Conference of the Community of Democracies in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, on Monday. (Reuters Photo)

Ms Yingluck left Saturday for a three-day official visit to Mongolia to boost trade and investment ties. On Monday, she was invited to address the Ministerial Conference of the Community of Democracies in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.

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