Thailand will soon have a female Prime Minister
POSTED: Monday, July 4, 2011 - 7:52am
UPDATED: Monday, July 4, 2011 - 10:35am
NBC News — Thailand will soon have a female Prime Minister. The sister of a former Thai Prime Minster that was ousted in a military coup in 2006 announced Monday an agreement to form a five party coalition government.
Yingluck Shinawatra's party won a landslide victory Sunday in Thailand's parliamentary elections. Also Monday, following a poor performance at the polls, Thailand's current Prime Minister announced that he was stepping down as leader of his political party.