Four Thai activists to face military court in 'landmark case'

March 16, 2015 7:24 AM

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BANGKOK (Reuters) - Four Thai activists are to face military court on Monday on charges of violating junta orders banning public gatherings in what a rights group called a "landmark case" that could stir indignation at strict military rule.

The four men are members of a group called Resistant Citizen, which has held demonstrations around the Thai capital in defiance of the military government which came to power after a coup in May.

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