Jan. 21 (UPI) -- The U.S. Department of State expressed concern Tuesday after the Thai government declared a state of emergency in Bangkok in an effort to control the anti-government protest situation in the lead-up to the planned February 2 general elections.
Jan. 17 (UPI) -- 12,000 protesters were rallying in Bangkok's streets on Friday as part of a week-long protest dubbed "Bangkok Shutdown" when two explosions went off at two rally sites. One explosion injured thirty-six people and the other explosion caused only smoke.
Dec. 5 (UPI)--In the wake of weeks of protests in Bangkok, Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej, celebrating his 86th birthday, urged his countrymen to unite for the broader good during a birthday speech delivered earlier today.
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