Thai national flag flying half-mast for mourning to HRH Princess Galyani Vadhana at Bangkok Bus Terminal Chatuchak in Bangkok

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

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.

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