Smoke rises from the main pavilion where the body of late Thai King Bhumibol Adelyadej was being cremated late on Thursday in Bangkok. Photo: AFP Smoke rises from the main pavilion where the body of late Thai King Bhumibol Adelyadej was being cremated late on Thursday in Bangkok. Photo: AFP
Smoke rises from the main pavilion where the body of late Thai King Bhumibol Adelyadej was being cremated late on Thursday in Bangkok. Photo: AFP

Thailand’s revered King Bhumibol Adulyadej is cremated after year of mourning

Unannounced decision to conduct cremation behind closed doors confounds thousands of mourners who spent days camped out waiting for the service

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Smoke rises from the main pavilion where the body of late Thai King Bhumibol Adelyadej was being cremated late on Thursday in Bangkok. Photo: AFP Smoke rises from the main pavilion where the body of late Thai King Bhumibol Adelyadej was being cremated late on Thursday in Bangkok. Photo: AFP
Smoke rises from the main pavilion where the body of late Thai King Bhumibol Adelyadej was being cremated late on Thursday in Bangkok. Photo: AFP
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