Thailand to mark king’s 69th birthday amid growing criticism

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Thursday marks the 69th birthday of King Maha Vajiralongkorn of Thailand – one of the richest monarchs in the world.

But protests over the past 12 months have called for the monarchy to be more transparent and accountable.

Al Jazeera’s Tony Cheng reports from Bangkok, Thailand.

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