Protesters to camp overnight near Government House in Bangkok

 Protesters to camp overnight near Government House in Bangkok

The Government House in Bangkok, the offices of the Prime Minister of Thailand. Photo: Isriya Paireepairit / flickr. CC BY-NC 2.0.

Three groups of protesters, all affiliated with the anti-establishment Ratsadon group, plan to set up camps near Government House, after they march from the Democracy and Victory monuments late this afternoon.

Razor-wire fences have been erected at Chamaimaruchet Bridge, while several empty shipping containers have been placed at various locations to form barricades to prevent the protesters from getting near Government House, where a group of ethnic Karen villagers from Kaeng Krachan national park has been encamped to demand the return of their ancestral land.

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