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Thailand Under Emergency Decree as Anti-Government Protests Continue

Thailand's capital came under an official state of emergency Wednesday, but there was no immediate sign that security forces plan to break up anti-government protests entering their ninth consecutive day.The 60-day state of emergency announced Tuesday by the government covers Bangkok and surrounding areas, where peaceful, festival-like protest camps have come under attack in recent days.Although police stepped up inspections at checkpoints near the camps, there was not a heavy military...

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