Abhisit, Suthep report to DSI to hear two new charges stemming from the violence during the 2010 red-shirt protests | Bangkok Post: news

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Abhisit, Suthep report to DSI

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Former prime minister Abhisit Vejjajiva and his former deputy Suthep Thaugsuban on Tuesday morning reported to Department of Special Investigation (DSI) investigators to acknowledge charges in two more cases stemming from the political violence in 2010. 

Mr Suthep iwas director of the then-Centre for the Resolution of the Emergency Situation (CRES) which commanded the military crackdown on anti-government protesters.

Last year, the DSI charged Mr Abhisit and Mr Suthep with authorising the killing of anti-government red-shirt protesters by soldiers during the April-May 2010 violence in Bangkok.

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