Thai protesters direct anger against police after violent clash near parliament

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    Thai protesters returned to the streets of the capital Bangkok on November 18, 2020, vandalising police headquarters to voice anger about officers’ use of tear gas and water cannons the previous day. On November 17, at least 55 people were injured including several who were shot, during some of the most violent clashes seen during months of recent civil unrest in Thailand. Protesters are also angry at lawmakers who rejected proposed constitutional amendments related to the role of the monarchy in Thailand. Support us: https://subscribe.scmp.com

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    Thailand is a Southeast Asian country. It’s known for tropical beaches, opulent royal palaces, ancient ruins and ornate temples displaying figures of Buddha. In Bangkok, the capital, an ultramodern cityscape rises next to quiet canalside communities and the iconic temples of Wat Arun, Wat Pho and the Emerald Buddha Temple (Wat Phra Kaew). Nearby beach resorts include bustling Pattaya and fashionable Hua Hin.

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