An activist carried by anti-government protesters places a “People’s Plaque” sticker outside the closed main gate of Thailand’s parliament during a pro-democracy rally in Bangkok on September 24, 2020. File/Agence France-Presse
Three top activists were among nearly two dozen arrested under a decree that also banned gatherings of more than four people after months of student-led protests against the government.
The telegenic leader of an anti-junta political party who rose to prominence in Thailand’s election last month was charged with sedition Saturday, drawing hundreds of his supporters onto the streets urging him to “fight.” Billionaire Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit heads the youth-oriented Future Forward Party which won more than six million votes in the March 24 poll,
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