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Kowit Wattana
Kowit Wattana ( th, โกวิท วัฒนะ; born 11 March 1947 in Phak Hai District, Phak Hai) is a Thailand, Thai Police General and politician. From 2004 to 2007 he was the Commissioner-General of the Royal Thai Police. In 2008, he was Minister of the Interior, and from 2011 to 2012 Deputy Prime Minister under Yingluck Shinawatra. Kowit is a member of the ruling Pheu Thai Party. Early life and police service Kowit Wattana's father was a teacher and prefect of Phak Hai District. Kowit graduated from the Armed Forces Academies Preparatory School (class 6) and the Royal Thai Police Cadet Academy (class 22). He started his career in public service as an officer of the Border Patrol Police. He served in this paramilitary unit for 27 years. From 1970 to 1975 he was on the Border Patrol Police special company fighting the Communist Party of Thailand, communist insurgency in Thailand. Later he commanded the troops responsible for a section of the Thai-Burma, Burmese border. La ...
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