THAI BUDDHIST NUNS WAVE THEIR NATIONAL FLAG AT A DEMONSTRATION OUTSIDEGOVERNMENT HOUSE IN BANGKOK.

THAI BUDDHIST NUNS WAVE THEIR NATIONAL FLAG AT A DEMONSTRATION OUTSIDEGOVERNMENT HOUSE IN BANGKOK.

Thai Buddhist nuns wave their nation's flag during a demonstration outside Bangkok's Government House April 9, 2002, in support of a controversial bill affecting the governments administration of the 2,500-year-old religion. Over 1,000 people gathered to support the reform bill which plans to improve the efficiency of Buddhist clergy in response to public criticism and to give more legal protection from Thailand's media if they express defamatory or vindictive remarks against Buddhism. REUTERS/Jason Reed JIR/CP - RTR3F6P

June 3, 2017 4:38 PM (UTC+8)