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Limp blimp ignites Thai military corruption debate

Thailand’s military government faces rising demands for accountability and an investigation into the army’s 2009 purchase of a US$10 million US-built surveillance blimp to hunt jungle-based Muslim rebels. The vessel has subsequently leaked, crashed and rarely flew, and will now be decommissioned and cannibalized for its infrared thermal cameras. The military seized power in a […]