Tag: anti-government

At least three people die jumping from Bangkok skyscraper to escape hotel fire
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At least three people die jumping from Bangkok skyscraper to escape hotel fire

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

A 57-floor hotel and shopping building has gone up in flames in Bangkok, Thailand. At least three people have died ... Read More

3 killed in deadly anti-government protests in Egypt
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3 killed in deadly anti-government protests in Egypt

editor editor- January 26, 2011

Thousands of Egyptians took to the streets on Tuesday in what were reportedly the largest demonstrations in years, and which ... Read More

Bangkok is dragged into a civil war situation (Updated Sunday, May 16, 9:00 pm Bangkok time)
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Bangkok is dragged into a civil war situation (Updated Sunday, May 16, 9:00 pm Bangkok time)

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 16, 2010

On Sunday morning, the situation continues to remain confused in Bangkok following the escalation of violence between Red Shirt protesters ... Read More

Bangkok sinks further into chaos following shooting (updated Friday 14/05- 8:30 am Bangkok time)
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Bangkok sinks further into chaos following shooting (updated Friday 14/05- 8:30 am Bangkok time)

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 13, 2010

There was a sense yesterday late afternoon that something could move to unlock the situation in which Bangkok’s city center ... Read More

Renewed violence in Bangkok
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Renewed violence in Bangkok

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 8, 2010

Thailand's reconcilation process painfully agreed upon by Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva and the Red Shirts leader is again at stake, ... Read More

Bangkok on its way back to normalcy
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Bangkok on its way back to normalcy

editor editor- May 6, 2010

Following the proposal of Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva to hold elections on November 14 as part of his "roadmap to ... Read More

Clashes between army and Red Shirts paralyze Bangkok
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Clashes between army and Red Shirts paralyze Bangkok

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 28, 2010

The Red Shirts' decision this Wednesday to move out of Rachaprasong in a convoy to reach northern Bangkok was followed ... Read More

Thai tourism Industry may have lost more than one billion US dollars
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Thai tourism Industry may have lost more than one billion US dollars

editor editor- April 12, 2010

The tourism sector has lost more than 35 billion baht (more than 1 billion US dollars) due to the intensifying ... Read More

Thailand deputy prime minister warns protesters of tough action
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Thailand deputy prime minister warns protesters of tough action

editor editor- March 12, 2010

Deputy Prime Minister Suthep Thaugsuban said the Red Shirt demonstrators have the right to peaceful assembly under Section 63 of ... Read More

PAD protestors damaging Thailand’s tourism
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PAD protestors damaging Thailand’s tourism

editor editor- November 26, 2008

Bangkok’s international airport, Suvarnabhumi Airport, has been shut down temporarily after a mob of People's Alliance for Democracy (PAD) anti-government ... Read More

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