Abhisit launches new English version book "The Simple Truth"

Democrat Party leader and former Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva's has launched a new book in English titled“The Simple Truth.”

Abhisit Vejjajiva and Korn Chatikavanij have attended the launching of the new book at the National Book Fair held at Queen Sirikit Exhibition Center.

The book, published by Post Books, talks about the chaotic political situations and the crackdown on demonstrators in Thailand, in the year 2010.

It is translated from the original Thai version written by Abhisit Vejjajiva on his experiences while he was Prime Minister, and is a recount of the chaotic political events of 2010.

The content, selected by Mr.Abhisit himself, is on the former Prime Minister's views on certain political events so that the reader may understand the reasons for the government’s actions at the time.

The book also answers many doubts and questions that the public may hold on the former government by creating an understanding through facts.

The book is edited by Korn Chatikavanij, the former Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister.

BANGKOK, 24th October 2013 (NNT)