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Thai opposition launch bitter attacks on PM

While the size of anti-government streets protests Thailand may have shrunk, the war of words seems to be growing.

Last updated: 05 Feb 2014 08:38
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When Yingluck Shinawatra was first elected Prime Minister of Thailand, it was heralded as a sign of progress.

But now she is at the centre of a bitter fight to control the country.

The main target of the war of words seems to surround the fact that Yingluck is a woman. 

Al Jazeera's Veronica Pedrosa reports from Bangkok.

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