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Secretary-General, Following Thailand Military Takeover, Appeals
The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon:
The Secretary-General is seriously concerned by the military takeover in Thailand today. He appeals for a prompt return to constitutional, civilian, democratic rule and an all-inclusive dialogue that will pave the way for long-term peace and prosperity in Thailand. The Secretary-General urges all parties to work together constructively, refrain from violence and respect human rights.
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