Thai king appeals for stability after violent protests (17)

The Hindu 2013.12.06 03:04
AFP Thailand's revered King Bhumibol Adulyadej urged the nation to work together for "stability" in a speech on Thursday on his 86th birthday, marked by an easing of tensions after violent anti-government protests. The kingdom remains on edge following several days of street clashes during demonstrations aimed at overthrowing Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and curbing the political influence of her brother Thaksin.
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