“Because of corruption berechte Thai ex-prime minister is to Dubai fled’
The Thai former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra is in Dubai fled. That have senior members of her political party on Saturday said. The Thai Supreme court issued on Friday an arrest warrant against her, when she appeared for the judgment in a corruptiezaak.
Shinawatra is due to corruption and abuse of power around, a subsidy program for farmers. She is risking a prison term of up to ten years.
According to sources from her party, Puea Thai, left the former prime minister of Thailand last week and she flew through Singapore to the United Arab Emirates. They should now be in Dubai. There lives her brother, former premier Thaksin Shinawatra. He is since 2008 in a self-imposed exile, after he imprisonment was condemned in a corruptiezaak.
According to deputy commissioner of the Thai police Srivara Rangsibrahmanukul, there are still no concrete evidence that Yingluck Shinawatra has left the country.
Thai Court issues arrest warrant out against corruption accused former prime minister