Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn greets royalists ahead of a candlelight vigil to remember the birthday of his father. Photo: Reuters Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn greets royalists ahead of a candlelight vigil to remember the birthday of his father. Photo: Reuters
Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn greets royalists ahead of a candlelight vigil to remember the birthday of his father. Photo: Reuters
Thailand

Thailand protests put to side as loyalists pay tribute to late King Bhumibol

  • King Vajiralongkorn leads candle lighting ceremony in front of the Grand Palace to commemorate his father, who died in 2016 after reigning for seven decades
  • The ceremony was one of the biggest shows of royalist support since protests surged in July

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Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn greets royalists ahead of a candlelight vigil to remember the birthday of his father. Photo: Reuters Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn greets royalists ahead of a candlelight vigil to remember the birthday of his father. Photo: Reuters
Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn greets royalists ahead of a candlelight vigil to remember the birthday of his father. Photo: Reuters
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