BANGKOK, Feb. 10 (Xinhua) -- Sonthiyarn Chuenruethai-naitham, a leader of Thai anti-government protesters, was arrested Monday, according to Bangkok Post.
Sonthiyarn, who is owner and director of T news agency, was the first being arrested among the 19 leaders of the People's Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) under warrants issued by Thai Criminal Court.
The Court earlier on Feb. 5 released arrest warrants for 19 PDRC leaders, including core leader Suthep Thaugsuban, for violating the emergency decree.
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Thai general election concludes, results yet to be disclosed
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