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By Amy Sawitta Lefevre and Martin Petty BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra dissolved parliament on Monday and called a snap election, but anti-government protest leaders pressed ahead with mass demonstrations seeking to install an unelected body to run the country. About 100,000 protesters marched through Bangkok, extending a rally that descended into violence before pausing late last week to honor the king's birthday. Blowing whistles, they vowed to oust Yingluck and eradicate the influence of her self-exiled brother, former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra. "At this stage, when there are many people opposed to the government from many groups, the best way is to give back the power to the Thai people and hold an election.