A common question that arises for male Thai citizens born and living overseas, as well as dual citizenship children born in Thailand, is whether they are eligible to be conscripted into the Thai military. Nevertheless, there is a lot of misunderstanding on how this all works. This article looks at the reality of the conscription issue the steps dual citizen males can take to make the system work legally work in their favour.
The simple answer is a resounding 'YES'! There is a lot of misunderstanding around the legality of Thai's having dual citizenship, largely based on bar stool chatter and old wives tales. This definitive article sets the record straight on the ins and outs of Thai dual citizenship.