Jaruek Rangcharoen

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Attacks on the Press in 2008: Thailand

February 10, 2009 12:10 AM ET

A coalition government led by the People Power Party crumbled in December in the face of intense months-long street protests. As demonstrations reached a crescendo in late November, violence spread across the capital, Bangkok, and protesters laid siege to domestic...

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Newspaper journalist shot and killed

September 30, 2008 8:20 PM ET

New York, September 30, 2008--The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on Thai authorities to launch an immediate investigation into the shooting death of Jaruek Rangcharoen, a journalist with the daily Thai-language newspaper Matichon....

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Jaruek Rangcharoen

September 27, 2008 12:00 AM ET

Jaruek, a reporter with the Thai-language newspaper Matichon, was shot and killed in a market in the Don Chedi district of Thailand's western Suphanburi province, according to the Thai Journalists Association, a local press freedom advocacy group. The association said...

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