Archive for February 2008

Thaksin On Verge of Return to Thailand

February 27, 2008

It’s been a big month for Thaksin Shinawatra: first his regime at Manchester City witnessed the club’s first away derby triumph since 1974, a famous 2-1 victory at Old Trafford; now he’s following his wife’s lead in returning to Thailand. A deal is expected to have been arranged to allow him to escape prison or similar punishment for the remaining legal charges against him.

More to come later in the week…