Pentagon 'reviewing' military ties with Thailand

The Thai army said it had taken control to restore order and push through reforms. Credit: REUTERS/Damir Sagol

The Pentagon said it is reviewing military assistance and engagements with Thailand after the Thai army took power of the country in a coup, Reuters has reported.


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