Demonstrators hold portraits of Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn (left) and his late father, king Bhumibol Adulyadej, during a rally demanding the protection of traditional Thai values, in Bangkok on July 30. Photo: AFP Demonstrators hold portraits of Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn (left) and his late father, king Bhumibol Adulyadej, during a rally demanding the protection of traditional Thai values, in Bangkok on July 30. Photo: AFP
Demonstrators hold portraits of Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn (left) and his late father, king Bhumibol Adulyadej, during a rally demanding the protection of traditional Thai values, in Bangkok on July 30. Photo: AFP
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Letters | Coverage of Thai monarchy should not mix the personal with the national

  • Information about the Thai monarchy has been widely distorted and inappropriately politicised. The personal affairs of Thai royalty are separate from Thailand’s relations with Germany, and the two issues should not be mixed. Support for the monarchy is deeply embedded in Thai society

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Demonstrators hold portraits of Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn (left) and his late father, king Bhumibol Adulyadej, during a rally demanding the protection of traditional Thai values, in Bangkok on July 30. Photo: AFP Demonstrators hold portraits of Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn (left) and his late father, king Bhumibol Adulyadej, during a rally demanding the protection of traditional Thai values, in Bangkok on July 30. Photo: AFP
Demonstrators hold portraits of Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn (left) and his late father, king Bhumibol Adulyadej, during a rally demanding the protection of traditional Thai values, in Bangkok on July 30. Photo: AFP
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