BANGKOK, April 10 — Anti-government protesters of the United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD) on Sunday held a mass rally in the Thai capital to commemorate the first anniversary of a deadly clash with security troops where colleagues were killed, while relatives of the deceased organised religious rites.
As of the filing of this report, no disturbances were noted as UDD protesters held the demonstration at Khok Wua intersection on Ratchadamnoen Avenue — the scene of the clash in which 25 people were killed and more than 800 were wounded one year ago when the security forces tried to remove the anti-government supporters from their protest site at Phan Fa bridge on Ratchadamnoen Avenue.
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