Tyres burn at the Din Daeng intersection as pro-democracy protesters demand the resignation of Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha. Photo: DPA
Tyres burn at the Din Daeng intersection as pro-democracy protesters demand the resignation of Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha. Photo: DPA
Thailand

Thailand protests: it’s youths vs police at Bangkok’s Din Daeng neighbourhood

  • Young protesters have converged on the working-class area every night for the past seven weeks, taking on the authorities amid clouds of tear gas
  • They are motivated by anger at the government, and boredom amid online school and job losses as Covid-19 continues to take its toll

Tyres burn at the Din Daeng intersection as pro-democracy protesters demand the resignation of Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha. Photo: DPA
Tyres burn at the Din Daeng intersection as pro-democracy protesters demand the resignation of Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha. Photo: DPA
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