A soldier patrols Patpong during ant-government protests in Bangkok in 2010. Photo: AFP A soldier patrols Patpong during ant-government protests in Bangkok in 2010. Photo: AFP
A soldier patrols Patpong during ant-government protests in Bangkok in 2010. Photo: AFP

new | Thailand’s junta arrests army general for Bangkok red-light district extortion

General arrested on suspicion of extortion in a notorious Bangkok red-light district, in a rare case of authorities prosecuting a member of the military.

A soldier patrols Patpong during ant-government protests in Bangkok in 2010. Photo: AFP A soldier patrols Patpong during ant-government protests in Bangkok in 2010. Photo: AFP
A soldier patrols Patpong during ant-government protests in Bangkok in 2010. Photo: AFP
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