Thai politics

Self-Promotion: New WSJ Southeast Asia Real Time Story on Scuffle in Thai Parliament

The story is here, and begins:

Thailand boosters may have hoped the World Economic Forum on East Asia now under way in Bangkok would be a chance for the country to put its best face forward after years of political unrest and last year’s devastating floods.

Instead, visitors on Thursday awoke to news of a bizarre scuffle in Parliament that only served to remind people of how far Thailand has to go to resolve its deep political divisions.

The piece includes some embedded videos of yesterday’s events. Worth checking out.

UPDATE: The story has been updated to include today’s happenings.

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