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Thailand Calm a Day After Military Coup

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Thailand Calm a Day After Military Coup

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Thailand Calm a Day After Military Coup

Thailand Calm a Day After Military Coup

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After seizing power from the elected government, Thailand's military says it will return power to a democratic government. But it isn't saying when.

It launched a well-coordinated, bloodless coup Tuesday against popularly elected Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra. He was in New York at the U.N. General Assembly.