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Thai army chief summons ousted PM for talks a day after coup

Soldiers take up a position at a checkpoint on a main road near a pro-government "red shirt" supporters' encampment in Nakhon Pathom province on the outskirts of Bangkok May 22, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

Soldiers take up a position at a checkpoint on a main road near a pro-government "red shirt" supporters' encampment in Nakhon Pathom province on the outskirts of Bangkok May 22, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

Soldiers take up a position at a checkpoint on a main road near a pro-government "red shirt" supporters' encampment in Nakhon Pathom province on the outskirts of Bangkok May 22, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom
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Thai soldiers stand guard during a coup at the Army Club where Thailand's army chief held a meeting with all rival factions in central Bangkok May 22, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Thai soldiers stand guard during a coup at the Army Club where Thailand's army chief held a meeting with all rival factions in central Bangkok May 22, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Thai soldiers stand guard during a coup at the Army Club where Thailand's army chief held a meeting with all rival factions in central Bangkok May 22, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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A member of the pro-government "red shirt" group wearing a hat with a picture of ousted Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra during a rally in Nakhon Pathom province on the outskirts of Bangkok May 22, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

A member of the pro-government "red shirt" group wearing a hat with a picture of ousted Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra during a rally in Nakhon Pathom province on the outskirts of Bangkok May 22, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

A member of the pro-government "red shirt" group wearing a hat with a picture of ousted Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra during a rally in Nakhon Pathom province on the outskirts of Bangkok May 22, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom
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Pro-government "red shirt" protest leader Jatuporn Prompan gestures during a new conference at his encampment in Nakhon Pathom province on the outskirts of Bangkok May 22, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

Pro-government "red shirt" protest leader Jatuporn Prompan gestures during a new conference at his encampment in Nakhon Pathom province on the outskirts of Bangkok May 22, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

Pro-government "red shirt" protest leader Jatuporn Prompan gestures during a new conference at his encampment in Nakhon Pathom province on the outskirts of Bangkok May 22, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom
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A Thai soldier directs traffic on a highway in Thailand's Ayutthaya province, May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

A Thai soldier directs traffic on a highway in Thailand's Ayutthaya province, May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

A Thai soldier directs traffic on a highway in Thailand's Ayutthaya province, May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom
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Thai soldiers stand guard at a checkpoint on a highway in Thailand's Ayutthaya province, May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

Thai soldiers stand guard at a checkpoint on a highway in Thailand's Ayutthaya province, May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

Thai soldiers stand guard at a checkpoint on a highway in Thailand's Ayutthaya province, May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom
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Thai soldiers direct traffic on a highway in Thailand's Ayutthaya province, May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

Thai soldiers direct traffic on a highway in Thailand's Ayutthaya province, May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

Thai soldiers direct traffic on a highway in Thailand's Ayutthaya province, May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom
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Soldiers rest in the shade after providing security at the Army club where Thailand army chief holds meeting with groups and organisations with a central role in the crisis in central Bangkok May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Soldiers rest in the shade after providing security at the Army club where Thailand army chief holds meeting with groups and organisations with a central role in the crisis in central Bangkok May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Soldiers rest in the shade after providing security at the Army club where Thailand army chief holds meeting with groups and organisations with a central role in the crisis in central Bangkok May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Soldiers provide security at the Army Club where Thailand's army chief holds a meeting with groups and organisations with a central role in the crisis, in central Bangkok May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Soldiers provide security at the Army Club where Thailand's army chief holds a meeting with groups and organisations with a central role in the crisis, in central Bangkok May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Soldiers provide security at the Army Club where Thailand's army chief holds a meeting with groups and organisations with a central role in the crisis, in central Bangkok May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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A sacred tattoo is seen under the shirt of a soldier providing security at the Army club where Thailand army chief holds meeting with groups and organisations with a central role in the crisis in central Bangkok May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

A sacred tattoo is seen under the shirt of a soldier providing security at the Army club where Thailand army chief holds meeting with groups and organisations with a central role in the crisis in central Bangkok May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

A sacred tattoo is seen under the shirt of a soldier providing security at the Army club where Thailand army chief holds meeting with groups and organisations with a central role in the crisis in central Bangkok May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Military policemen provide security at the Army Club before Thailand's army chief begins meeting with groups and organisations with a central role in the crisis, in central Bangkok May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Military policemen provide security at the Army Club before Thailand's army chief begins meeting with groups and organisations with a central role in the crisis, in central Bangkok May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Military policemen provide security at the Army Club before Thailand's army chief begins meeting with groups and organisations with a central role in the crisis, in central Bangkok May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Thai soldiers direct traffic on a highway in Thailand's Ayutthaya province, May 21, 2014.REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

Thai soldiers direct traffic on a highway in Thailand's Ayutthaya province, May 21, 2014.REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

Thai soldiers direct traffic on a highway in Thailand's Ayutthaya province, May 21, 2014.REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom
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Thai soldiers walk near a checkpoint on a highway in Thailand's Ayutthaya province, May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

Thai soldiers walk near a checkpoint on a highway in Thailand's Ayutthaya province, May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

Thai soldiers walk near a checkpoint on a highway in Thailand's Ayutthaya province, May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom
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A Thai soldier takes up a position with his weapon along a highway in Thailand's Ayutthaya province, May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

A Thai soldier takes up a position with his weapon along a highway in Thailand's Ayutthaya province, May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

A Thai soldier takes up a position with his weapon along a highway in Thailand's Ayutthaya province, May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom
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Soldiers provide security at the Army Club before Thailand's army chief begins meeting with groups and organisations with a central role in the crisis, in central Bangkok May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Soldiers provide security at the Army Club before Thailand's army chief begins meeting with groups and organisations with a central role in the crisis, in central Bangkok May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Soldiers provide security at the Army Club before Thailand's army chief begins meeting with groups and organisations with a central role in the crisis, in central Bangkok May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Thai soldiers take up a position on a highway in Thailand's Ayutthaya province, May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

Thai soldiers take up a position on a highway in Thailand's Ayutthaya province, May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

Thai soldiers take up a position on a highway in Thailand's Ayutthaya province, May 21, 2014. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom
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