Thailand declares state of emergency over demonstrations (51)

Taipei Times 2014.01.21 18:13
AFP, BANGKOK Thailand`s Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra gestures while speaking to reporters following the declaration of a state of emergency in Bangkok yesterday.Photo: Reuters Thailand yesterday declared a 60-day state of emergency in Bangkok and surrounding areas to tackle mass street protests aimed at overthrowing the government. The move follows weeks of rallies that have paralyzed parts of the capital
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