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Coup possible if situation demands it, Prayuth says

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Army chief Prayuth Chan-ocha said on Friday that a military coup could not be ruled out, while expressing concern over the current political situation, particularly the growing violence. 

Army chief Prayuth Chan-ocha poses for a group photo with soldiers fromHRH Crown PrinceMaha Vajiralongkorn’s royal guardunit,whichwon the army’s annual ‘‘ultimate soldier’’ competition.Gen Prayuth later met reporters to express concern about the country’s political crisis. THITI WANNAMONTHA

The army chief made the remark in an interview at army headquarters after chairing the monthly meeting of army unit commanders.

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