5 years ago, the world saw Thailand soldiers shooting protesters and parts of Bangkok going up in flames. At least 98 people lost their lives and more than 2,000 were injured because of the excessive and unnecessary force by the Thai army. No justice till this day for that bloodshed. Deputy Prime Minister Suthep Thaugsuban who approved the use of live ammunition on the protesters in 2010, is a monk now.
Junta forced the relatives of the dead to cancel the 5th year anniversary ‘merit making’ ceremony at the temple. Article 44 rules!