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15 August 2009

Nation (Bangkok), Editorial

On the surface, the court decision earlier this week to deny the extradition of world-famous mercenary Viktor Bout seemed to be a logical one. Bout had done Thailand no harm, the court argued. He might be a bad guy somewhere out there, arming rebels, outlawed groups and political organisations, except these people have never hurt Thailand. However, upon deeper scrutiny, the ruling was faulty on every count and will end up having huge ramifications on the Thai national... (

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