Students display placards during a protest in Bangkok. Photo: AP Students display placards during a protest in Bangkok. Photo: AP
Students display placards during a protest in Bangkok. Photo: AP

Thai government asks universities to crack down on student protests calling for monarchy reform

  • Some groups have also listed 10 demands to curb the powers of King Maha Vajiralongkorn’s Royal Palace, breaking a long-standing taboo in Thailand
  • Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha has said protests should be allowed but not criticism of the monarchy

Topic |   Thailand
Students display placards during a protest in Bangkok. Photo: AP Students display placards during a protest in Bangkok. Photo: AP
Students display placards during a protest in Bangkok. Photo: AP
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