Birthday Party for Thaksin Shinawatra
20 images Created 27 Jul 2013
The Red Shirts recently had a birthday party for Thaksin Shinawatra, the exiled former Prime Minister of Thailand. Thaksin's 64th birthday was July 27. Thaksin was deposed in a coup in 2006. After the coup he was charged with and convicted of corruption charges. He maintains that he is innocent and that the charges were politically motivated. Thaksin fled Thailand rather than go to jail.