On Tuesday 30th July 2013, First Secretary Timothy P. Trenkle, along with Jessica Smith, political adviser to the United States Embassy, visited the United Front of Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD) headquarters in Imperial Lad Prao for a meeting with Assoc. Prof. Tida Tavonseth, President of the UDD.
The congregation was of casual nature where Assoc. Prof. Tida explained to the First Secretary the history and the current situations surrounding the UDD organization. Mrs. Tida also clarified to the representatives of the US Embassy about the current UDD’s priorities and their 3 points suggestion to the government (1.Amnesty 2.Constitutional amendment 3. Allow International Criminal Court to investigate the military crackdown on protestors in 2010).