View of Thai crisis from the UK: William Hague & The Economist speak their minds

Several global press reports that British Foreign Secretary William Hague, in Jakarta after talks with his Indonesian counterpart Marty Natalegawa last Wednesday, urged Thailand to uphold democracy as political violence escalated ahead of an election. “It’s important that constitutional democracy is upheld,” Hague said. “This is a matter for the people of Thailand, but I…