THAILAND-POLITICS-ARMY-RETIREMENT

Thailand's Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha sits as he watches a military parade marking his retirement as commander in chief of the Royal Thai Army at the Chulachomklao Royal Military Academy in Nakorn Nayok on September 29, 2014. Thailand's army chief prime minister, General Prayuth Chan-ocha, hands over command of the army this week to a trusted ally and steps into civilian politics. AFP PHOTO / Nicolas ASFOURI / AFP PHOTO / NICOLAS ASFOURI

October 18, 2017 3:57 PM (UTC+8)