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Chalad Vorachat, a retired navy lieutenant and serial hunger striker, gestures as he sits on the steps of the criminal court in Bangkok June 10, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer

Chalad Vorachat, a retired navy lieutenant and serial hunger striker, gestures as he sits on the steps of the criminal court in Bangkok June 10, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer

Chalad Vorachat, a retired navy lieutenant and serial hunger striker, gestures as he sits on the steps of the criminal court in Bangkok June 10, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer
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Thai Army chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha looks at reporters after addressing them at the Royal Thai Army Headquarters in Bangkok May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Thai Army chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha looks at reporters after addressing them at the Royal Thai Army Headquarters in Bangkok May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Thai Army chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha looks at reporters after addressing them at the Royal Thai Army Headquarters in Bangkok May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Chalad Vorachat, a retired navy lieutenant and serial hunger striker, sits on the steps of the criminal court in Bangkok June 10, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer

Chalad Vorachat, a retired navy lieutenant and serial hunger striker, sits on the steps of the criminal court in Bangkok June 10, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer

Chalad Vorachat, a retired navy lieutenant and serial hunger striker, sits on the steps of the criminal court in Bangkok June 10, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer
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A protester against military rule gestures during a brief protest at a shopping district in Bangkok June 8, 2014.  REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

A protester against military rule gestures during a brief protest at a shopping district in Bangkok June 8, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

A protester against military rule gestures during a brief protest at a shopping district in Bangkok June 8, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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