House convenes to solve crisis
Chuan urges unity to settle protest unrest
House Speaker Chuan Leekpai has called on MPs and senators to make a concerted effort to find a solution to the political conflict during the two-day special parliamentary session starting on Monday.
Mr Chuan also warned politicians not to attempt to exploit parliament in a way that would exacerbate the situation.
The meeting, being held on Monday and Tuesday, has been convened under Section 165 of the constitution, which says the government can request a joint House-Senate sitting for a general debate without a vote to listen to…