Pro-democracy protesters flash the three-finger salute during a rally against the state of emergency. Photo: EPA Pro-democracy protesters flash the three-finger salute during a rally against the state of emergency. Photo: EPA
Pro-democracy protesters flash the three-finger salute during a rally against the state of emergency. Photo: EPA

Thai protesters defy government’s emergency decree banning large gatherings, demanding police ‘release our friends’

  • The state of emergency includes a ban on gatherings of five or more people and online information that could ‘affect national security’
  • Thousands of protesters were removed from outside PM Prayuth Chan-ocha’s office, where they were demanding his resignation

Topic |   Thailand
Pro-democracy protesters flash the three-finger salute during a rally against the state of emergency. Photo: EPA Pro-democracy protesters flash the three-finger salute during a rally against the state of emergency. Photo: EPA
Pro-democracy protesters flash the three-finger salute during a rally against the state of emergency. Photo: EPA
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