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End of mission impossible but no time to gloat

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It is hardly surprising that Gen Boonlert "Seh Ai" Kaewprasert called off his second Pitak Siam rally on Saturday after failing to amass the 1 million people he had earlier promised. 

The mission was impossible from the start.

It's obvious even to outsiders that the retired general lacked a strong enough platform to bring down a democratically elected government whose photogenic leader remains highly popular with her electorate.

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