Thailand’s Military Forces Total Media Blackout Amid Coup


Hours after it declared a coup d’etat, Thailand’s military instituted a media blackout on Thursday.

“All radio and television stations, satellite and cable, must stop normal programming and broadcast army content until told otherwise,” an army spokesman said in a televised statement.


Thai Army Chief Gen. Prayuth Chan-Ocha, center, and other high ranking Thai officers are shown on television announcing the military takeover in Bangkok, Thailand Thursday, May 22, 2014

Image: Apichart Weerawong/Associated Press

The military initiated martial law earlier this week before officially announcing a coup and …

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