The king of Thailand has rejected the candidacy of his sister in the parliamentary election in March. By decree, he decreed that no member of the Royal family should not interfere in the policy.
The king of Thailand Maha Vajiralongkorn is against the candidature of his sister for the office of the government. This was inappropriate and incompatible with the Constitution, it said in a statement. The 67-Year-old was surprisingly installed as a top candidate for the parliamentary elections in March. Traditionally, the Royal Palace of the Thai policy.
The oldest sister of the king had, with their candidacy to a direct confrontation with the military leadership of the incumbent head of government Chan-o-cha Prayut to go to, since the coup of 2014, the Power and as a favorite for the choice.
the election of The new Parliament after repeated shift on the 24. March planned. For the 68-million-inhabitants country, this would be an important step in the direction of democracy. Reliable surveys are not yet available. Worldwide, it would be a novelty, if the sister of a king would be a democratic boss elected government.
Thailand's Premier General Prayut Chan-o-Cha
Princess out calls General in election in Thailand
Holger Senzel, ARD Singapore
08.02.2019 11:52 PM
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