Buddhists Protest Mosque Construction in Northern Thailand

 Buddhists Protest Mosque Construction in Northern Thailand

No mosque sign. Image: Albert Mestre.



NAN — More than 1,000 Buddhists gathered by a temple in northern Thailand yesterday to protest a plan to construct a mosque in Nan province.

The rally came in response to news that a group of local Muslims had purchased a plot of land in Nam Kaen subdistrict, where they said they intended to build a house of worship.

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