Thailand’s Supreme Court has issued a warrant for the arrest of ousted Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra, and Manchester City chairman, on corruption charges. Shinawatra failed to attend court in Bangkok as the court was to hear the first of a series of cases being brought against the former leader, who was ousted in a military coup last year.
The City owner had been ordered to appear at the hearing to listen to charges that he abused his power while in office, by helping his wife buy land from a state agency at a favourable price, however, Thaksin denies any wrongdoing and says the charges against him are politically motivated. What? Are they Man United fans? Could this spell trouble for City?
The former Thai Prime Minister, who has been living in self-imposed