Thailand Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha during an open special session of parliament in Bangkok. Photo: AP Thailand Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha during an open special session of parliament in Bangkok. Photo: AP
Thailand Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha during an open special session of parliament in Bangkok. Photo: AP

Thailand protests: parliament convenes to discuss ‘illegal’ pro-democracy movement

  • The protesters want the PM to quit, the military-scripted constitution to be rewritten and the role of the powerful monarchy to be reformed
  • Tensions spiked earlier this month when protesters flashed three-finger salutes at Queen Suthida’s motorcade as it passed by

Topic |   Protests around the world
Thailand Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha during an open special session of parliament in Bangkok. Photo: AP Thailand Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha during an open special session of parliament in Bangkok. Photo: AP
Thailand Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha during an open special session of parliament in Bangkok. Photo: AP
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