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A person shows the three-finger salute as pro-democracy protesters gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

A person shows the three-finger salute as pro-democracy protesters gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

A person shows the three-finger salute as pro-democracy protesters gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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Pro-democracy protesters show the three-finger salute as they gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15.  REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Pro-democracy protesters show the three-finger salute as they gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15.  REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Pro-democracy protesters show the three-finger salute as they gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15.  REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun
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A man shows the three-finger salute during a gathering of pro-democracy protesters who demand the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa

A man shows the three-finger salute during a gathering of pro-democracy protesters who demand the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa

A man shows the three-finger salute during a gathering of pro-democracy protesters who demand the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa
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Pro-democracy protesters gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders, in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Pro-democracy protesters gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders, in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Pro-democracy protesters gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders, in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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Pro-democracy protesters gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders, in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Pro-democracy protesters gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders, in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Pro-democracy protesters gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders, in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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Police officers are seen during anti-government protests, in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Police officers are seen during anti-government protests, in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Police officers are seen during anti-government protests, in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun
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Police officers are pictured as pro-democracy protesters gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa

Police officers are pictured as pro-democracy protesters gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa

Police officers are pictured as pro-democracy protesters gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa
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Pro-democracy protesters show the three-finger salute as they gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Pro-democracy protesters show the three-finger salute as they gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Pro-democracy protesters show the three-finger salute as they gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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People show the three-finger salute during anti-government protests in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

People show the three-finger salute during anti-government protests in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

People show the three-finger salute during anti-government protests in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun
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Police officers walk with riot shields during the 47th anniversary of the 1973 student uprising, in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Police officers walk with riot shields during the 47th anniversary of the 1973 student uprising, in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Police officers walk with riot shields during the 47th anniversary of the 1973 student uprising, in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun
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A detained protester gestures inside a prison vehicle during the 47th anniversary of the 1973 student uprising, in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

A detained protester gestures inside a prison vehicle during the 47th anniversary of the 1973 student uprising, in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

A detained protester gestures inside a prison vehicle during the 47th anniversary of the 1973 student uprising, in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun
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Police officers stand in position during a protest on the 47th anniversary of the 1973 student uprising, in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Police officers stand in position during a protest on the 47th anniversary of the 1973 student uprising, in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Police officers stand in position during a protest on the 47th anniversary of the 1973 student uprising, in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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A woman shows the three-finger salute as she protests against the government near the Central World shopping mall in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

A woman shows the three-finger salute as she protests against the government near the Central World shopping mall in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

A woman shows the three-finger salute as she protests against the government near the Central World shopping mall in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun
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A person scuffles with police during anti-government protests, in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

A person scuffles with police during anti-government protests, in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

A person scuffles with police during anti-government protests, in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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People show the three-finger salute during anti-government protests in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

People show the three-finger salute during anti-government protests in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

People show the three-finger salute during anti-government protests in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun
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Pro-democracy protesters scuffle with police officers as they gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Pro-democracy protesters scuffle with police officers as they gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Pro-democracy protesters scuffle with police officers as they gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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A man holds a placard in front of a line of police officers during anti-government protests in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa

A man holds a placard in front of a line of police officers during anti-government protests in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa

A man holds a placard in front of a line of police officers during anti-government protests in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa
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People show the three-finger salute during anti-government protests in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

People show the three-finger salute during anti-government protests in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

People show the three-finger salute during anti-government protests in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun
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Pro-democracy protesters hold hands as they gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa

Pro-democracy protesters hold hands as they gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa

Pro-democracy protesters hold hands as they gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa
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Shadows of standing police officers cast on the ground as pro-democracy protesters gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa

Shadows of standing police officers cast on the ground as pro-democracy protesters gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa

Shadows of standing police officers cast on the ground as pro-democracy protesters gather demanding the government to resign and to release detained leaders in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa
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A man gestures as he speaks during anti-government protests in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

A man gestures as he speaks during anti-government protests in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

A man gestures as he speaks during anti-government protests in Bangkok, October 15. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun
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A car belonging to the royal motorcade with Queen Suthida and Prince Dipangkorn drives past a group of anti-government demonstrators in front of the Government House, on the 47th anniversary of the 1973 student uprising, in Bangkok, October 14. REUTERS/Stringer

A car belonging to the royal motorcade with Queen Suthida and Prince Dipangkorn drives past a group of anti-government demonstrators in front of the Government House, on the 47th anniversary of the 1973 student uprising, in Bangkok, October 14....more

A car belonging to the royal motorcade with Queen Suthida and Prince Dipangkorn drives past a group of anti-government demonstrators in front of the Government House, on the 47th anniversary of the 1973 student uprising, in Bangkok, October 14. REUTERS/Stringer
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