THAILAND-POLITICS-PROTEST

Democrat party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva (C) speaks next to his party members during a press conference at the Democrat party in bangkok on December 21, 2013. Thailand's main opposition Democrat Party announced it would boycott snap elections in the crisis-gripped kingdom, piling further pressure on the government as protesters prepare to ramp up rallies aimed at suspending democracy. AFP PHOTO / PORNCHAI KITTIWONGSAKUL / AFP PHOTO / PORNCHAI KITTIWONGSAKUL

August 22, 2018 3:56 PM (UTC+8)