BANGKOK - United States Secret Service agents were reportedly taken aback on seeing the large water lizards wandering the grounds of Government House during security inspections on Thursday ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit.
Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra meets US President Barack Obama during a meeting on the sidelines of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) and East Asia summits in Nusa Dua on Indonesia's resort island of Bali, on Nov 19, 2011. (AFP photo)
They mistook them for the ferocious, carnivorous komodo dragons found in parts of Indonesia.
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