Thailand—Thousands Protest Government Despite Ban

Guardian | 10/16/2020

Thousands of demonstrators have turned out in Bangkok to protest the government and monarchy in Thailand despite a ban on large public gatherings, reports the Guardian (U.K.). The demonstrations began on Wednesday and continued into Thursday in Bangkok. The protestors, including a large number of high school students, are calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-o-cha and reforms to the monarchy. Among the reforms being called for are a reduction in the monarchy’s...

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