Thai Caretaker PM Refuses To Resign

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January 14, 2014 AT 2:37 PM
Thai caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, Tuesday insisted that she would not resign from the caretaking post as anti-government protesters have demanded, Xinhua reported. Yingluck said she would continue to perform her duties as a prime minister because she was obliged to protect democracy that belongs to the Thai people. According to Yingluck, she will take part in a meeting scheduled Wednesday morning to discuss whether the Feb 2 general election will be postponed to May 4 as proposed by the Election Commission .