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A panel discussion reveals the obstacles ahead for same-sex marriage campaigners in Thailand

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A week before Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, had a son, the UK made a historic move when Queen Elizabeth II officially approved a bill to legalise same-sex marriage in England and Wales. 

LGBT advocates and loving couple Phanlavee Chongtangsattam (in tuxedo) and Rungtiwa Tangkanopast pose last Valentine’s Day to raise awareness of same-sex rights in Thailand. Photo by Pawat Laopaisarntaksin

On the same day that British lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people celebrated equal rights, a group of activists and politicians hosted a discussion panel on whether Thailand could become the first country in Asia to follow suit.

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