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Thailand revokes protest ban that backfired

22 Oct 2020

BANGKOK Thailand revoked an emergency decree on Thursday aimed at ending months of protests against Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha's government and the monarchy, after it inflamed anger and brought tens of thousands of people onto Bangkok's streets. | Video

Thai protesters give PM three days to quit

21 Oct 2020

BANGKOK Thai protesters on Wednesday gave Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha a three day deadline to step down or face more demonstrations, but the leader who made the announcement was arrested within two hours. | Video

Fastest food: The Thai street cooks who get to protests first

21 Oct 2020

BANGKOK Thai street food sellers have earned the nickname "CIA" for the intelligence that helps them reach protests not only before police, but before many protesters too.

Fastest food: The Thai street cooks who get to protests first

21 Oct 2020

BANGKOK Thai street food sellers have earned the nickname "CIA" for the intelligence that helps them reach protests not only before police, but before many protesters too.

Thai police probe media, as thousands again defy protest ban

19 Oct 2020

BANGKOK Thai police said on Monday they had ordered an investigation of four news outlets and imposed curbs on messaging app Telegram under emergency measures to try to stop protests, but thousands of people defied a ban on demonstrations for a fifth day.

Thai police order media probes over protest coverage

19 Oct 2020

BANGKOK, Oct 19 Thai police said on Monday they had ordered an investigation of four news outlets under emergency measures imposed last week to try to stop three months of protests against the government and monarchy.

'We are all leaders today': Arrests don't stop Thai protests

18 Oct 2020

By Juarawee Kittisilpa, Patpicha Tanakasempipat and Chayut Setboonsarng

'We are all leaders today': Arrests don't stop Thai protests

18 Oct 2020

By Juarawee Kittisilpa, Patpicha Tanakasempipat and Chayut Setboonsarng

Defiant protesters take over Bangkok streets, PM seeks talks

18 Oct 2020

BANGKOK Thousands of anti-government protesters took over key intersections in Bangkok on Sunday, defying a ban on protests for the fourth day with chants of "down with dictatorship" and "reform the monarchy." | Video

Tens of thousands protest across Thailand in defiance of ban

17 Oct 2020

BANGKOK Tens of thousands of people took to the streets in a wave of protests across Bangkok and other Thai cities on Saturday in defiance of a government crackdown following three months of demonstrations aimed at the prime minister and monarchy.

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