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Karen rebels fly flag half-mast to pay respect to HM the King

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Half-staff for mourning to HRH Princess Galyani Vadhana at Bangkok Bus Terminal Chatuchak in Bangkok

Half-staff for mourning to HRH Princess Galyani Vadhana at Bangkok Bus Terminal Chatuchak in Bangkok. Photo: Xiengyod.


The Karen National Union (KNU) has ordered its troops based in three border camps in Mae Hong Son, Tak and Kanchanaburi to fly its flag half-mast to pay respect to His Majesty the King, according to Transborder News.

General Bo Jor-hair, deputy commander of the KNLA, was quoted by Transborder News as saying that the central command of the KNLA issued a statement on Friday expressing sorrow for the passing of HM the King on October 13 ordering its troops; Division 5 in Mae Hong Son, Division 7 in Tak and Division 4 in Kanchanaburi to fly flag in half-mast.

Full story: thaipbs.or.th


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