Ex-Thai Leader Thaksin Posts Rallying Tweet After Week of Drama - Bloomberg

SHARE THIS ARTICLE Share Tweet Post Email Former Thai leader Thaksin Shinawatra made his first public comments following a week of unprecedented drama involving a party linked to him and the royal family.

The party, Thai Raksa Chart, saw its bid on Friday to nominate Princess Ubolratana Rajakanya for prime minister in next month’s general election rapidly unravel, when her brother King Maha Vajiralongkorn issued a rare royal command opposing the move.

On his Twitter account, Thaksin posted a short message late Saturday saying, "Chin up and keep moving forward! We learn from past experiences but live for today and the future. Cheer up! Life must go on!" Chin up and keep moving forward! We learn from past experiences but live for today and the future.

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