The quote of the week comes directly from the horse’s mouth - Deputy Prime Minister Plodprasop Suraswadi speaking about the 388km protest march against the Mae Wong dam project spearheaded by Sasin Chalermlarb, secretary-general of the Sueb Nakhasathien Foundation.
“I have tried to understand the protesters, why they have to protest. Why they believe this?
"Anyway, I thank them for caring about the forests and the wild animals, but I love Thai people more. I opt for the lives of Thai people more [than forests and wildlife]," he said.
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