Impeachment of ousted Thai PM could test fragile calm

January 8, 2015 7:10 AM

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Impeachment of ousted Thai PM could test fragile calm

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand's government on Thursday urged supporters of ousted Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra to stay out of Bangkok when the legislature begins an impeachment hearing against her which could test a fragile calm under military rule.

The case against Yingluck, Thailand's first woman prime minister who was ousted in May, days before her government was overthrown in a coup, begins on Friday and could see her banned from politics for five years.

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