The government has decided to arrange a charter flight to evacuate another 332 Thai citizens out of strife-torn Egypt as anti-government protests spread to the outskirts of Cairo.
An Egyptian woman with blood on her clothes screams during clashes between security forces and supporters of Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi in Cairo. Continuing protests and violence have convinced more Thais to flee the country and return home. (AP photo)
Chalit Manitayakul, Thai ambassador to Egypt, said the Thai nationals have to be evacuated for their safety because most of them live near protest zones and a surge in crime had taken place recently.
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