Thailand’s royal family members are formally respected as well as safeguarded by severe legislations, which can land you behind bars for several years.
But over the previous 5 months a student-led demonstration motion has actually begun requiring reform of the monarchy, as well as an end to army stroke of genius. Thailand has actually had 20 in contemporary times.
The militants desire King Vajiralongkorn’s power as well as investing to be restricted, though numerous Thais continue to be highly dedicated to him as well as challenge the reform project.
BBC’s South East Asia contributor Jonathan Head records from Bangkok.
Filmed as well as modified by Nikki Millard.