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New abbot sought to replace Dhammajayo

23 Mar 2017 at 19:01

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Monks from Wat Dhammakaya confront soldiers at a gate of Dhammakaya temple in Pathum Thani province, on March 9, 2017. (Reuters photo)

The government is trying to get a new abbot appointed to head Wat Dhammakaya, whose former leader is wanted for money laundering, an official said on Thursday.

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