'This is not a coup' says Thai army, as martial law declared

A Thai soldier jumps off a military truck after arriving at a pro-government rally site on the outskirts of Bangkok, Thailand Tuesday, May 20, 2014. Thailand's army declared martial law before dawn Tuesday in a surprise announcement it said was aimed at keeping the country stable after six months of sometimes violent political unrest. The military, however, denied a coup d'etat was underway. (AP Photo/Wason Wanichakorn)





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