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Thai Military Orders Politicians To Meeting, Bans Negative Press

One day after staging a coup, Thailand’s military summoned leaders of the ousted government and others tied to the country’s long-running conflict to a meeting Friday. More than 150 people were ordered to convene at the Royal Thai Army auditorium — or risk arrest and possible charges. Since taking power, the army has installed rules meant to restore peace and quell opposition, from a public curfew to limits on news coverage. “The Army has warned the media…