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New Thai cabinet endorsed in Thailand

08-10-2011 14:40 BJT Special Report:Yingluck becomes Thailand’s 1st female PM |

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Thailand's King has endorsed the new cabinet led by Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra.

No leaders of the "red-shirt" movement are among the list. Yingluck said her brother, ousted former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra, was not involved in selecting the cabinet members.

The new cabinet ministers will take an oath of allegiance before the King at a Bangkok hospital today.

Yingluck has named national reconciliation as her top priority, adding that the new government faces other key challenges including keeping the Thai economy strong.




Editor:Liu Fang |Source: CNTV.CN

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