Thailand: Bangkok Redshirts

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A Redshirt standing guard outside the Siam Square encampment.

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A protestor napping in the Siam encampment.

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Bamboo barricades denoting Redshirt-territory. Public transport was shut down and traffic had to rerouted.

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Thai army soldiers guarding a metro station.

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Police equipment lying idle.

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Thai army soldier on guard at a metro station.

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Thai army soldier on guard at Sala Daeng metro station against "hostile takeover" by Redshirts.

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Thai police guarding a bank, passing the time by playing cards and reading. Media outlets and government buildings also were popular targets for Redshirt vandalism.

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Megaphones blare protest songs and the occasional cover song in an encampment in Silom District.

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Concertina-wire laid down to create impromptu barricades as a precaution against rioters.