About 20 people yesterday staged a rally in front of the Matichon newspaper offices to protest against a controversial poem published on the daily's front page on Dec 5, the King's birthday.
About 20 people place a wreath in front of the Matichon newspaper office on Thesaban Narueman road in Chatuchak district yesterday to protest against a controversial poem published on the newspaper’s front page on Dec 5, the King’s birthday. The poem was widely deemed to be offensive to the monarchy, despite a clarification being issued by the publisher. APICHART JINAKUL
The demonstrators also laid a black wreath and called on the author to take responsibility for the piece which drew stinging criticism.
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