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PM: Senators will decide amnesty bill's fate

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Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra defended the controversial amnesty bill on Tuesday, insisting it would further reconciliation, but left the final decision up to the Senate. 

A protester at the Democracy Monument, which the Democrat Party has occupied as a rally site, blows his whistle to show his opposition to the amnesty bill. (Photo by Thiti Wannamontha)

"I would like the Senate, which comprises elected and selected senators and those who are for and against the government, to exercise their judgement,'' she said at Government House.

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