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An armed Thai soldier orders journalists to step back as a military vehicle enters the compound of the Army Club after the military staged a coup Thursday, May 22, 2014 in Bangkok, Thailand. Thailand's army chief announced a military takeover of the government Thursday, saying the coup was necessary to restore stability and order after six months of political deadlock and turmoil. (AP Photo/Apichart Weerawong)
An armed Thai soldier orders journalists to step back as a military vehicle enters the compound of the Army Club after the military staged a coup Thursday, May 22, 2014 in Bangkok, Thailand. Thailand's army chief announced a military takeover of the government Thursday, saying the coup was necessary to restore stability and order after six months of political deadlock and turmoil. (AP Photo/Apichart Weerawong)

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Anti-government protesters celebrate what has so far been a peaceful military takeover. CNN's Paula Hancocks reports.