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Thai Police Use Tear Gas Against Protesters

Thai police in the capital, Bangkok, have used tear gas and water cannons against protesters who have mounted a drive to overthrow the government of Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra.VOA correspondent Steve Herman reports from among the crowd Sunday on his Twitter blog that police have fired tear gas at protesters on a bridge near Government House, and that the protesters threw the cannisters back at police. Demonstrators have rushed barricades only to be repelled by police.Tear gas was...

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