(Advertisement)

Thai junta blocks anti-coup protests

Posted: May 30, 2014 at 5:06 a.m.

Thai soldiers secure an area at a bus stop to prevent an anti-coup demonstration Thursday in Bangkok.

More than 1,000 Thai troops and police sealed off one of Bangkok’s busiest intersections Thursday to prevent a protest, as authorities said they would no longer allow any demonstrations against last week’s military coup.

This story is only available from our archives.

(Advertisement)



« Previous Story

Turkey's YouTube ban ruled unconstitutional

Turkey's highest court ruled Thursday that the country's 2-month-old ban on YouTube violates constitutional rights to freedom of expression, a setback for Prime Minister Re... Read »

Next Story »

Hunt for Malaysian plane stalls

The Australian navy ship Ocean Shield is docked in March at a base in Perth, Australia, while being fitted with the pinger locator used in the hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370.

The case of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 grew more mysterious Thursday as Australia claimed that the missing a... Read »