Buddhist monk Apichart Punnajanto. Photo: AP Buddhist monk Apichart Punnajanto. Photo: AP
Buddhist monk Apichart Punnajanto. Photo: AP

Thai authorities detain firebrand Buddhist monk who attacked Muslims and called for mosques to be burned

Thai media published images of temple records indicating Apichart was defrocked on Wednesday night at a temple in Bangkok

Buddhist monk Apichart Punnajanto. Photo: AP Buddhist monk Apichart Punnajanto. Photo: AP
Buddhist monk Apichart Punnajanto. Photo: AP
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