Thai parliament to vote for a new prime minister on June 5

Thailand's Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha arrives to the weekly cabinet meeting at Government House in Bangkok, Thailand May 28, 2019. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Both houses of Thailand’s parliament will meet on June 5 to vote for a prime minister, the newly elected speaker of the House of Representatives, Chuan Leekpai, said on Friday. The vote by the House of Representatives and the Senate in a joint session will officially restore civilian rule after more than […]

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