Suthep Thaugsuban and supporters
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Thai activists told not to block vote

Authorities in Thailand tell protesters to stop blockading official buildings ahead of early voting in a general election.

Authorities in Thailand have told protesters to stop blockading official buildings ahead of early voting in a general election.

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra called the fresh ballot in the face of more than two months of protests - trying to push her out of office.

Jonathan Head reports from Bangkok.

  • 25 Jan
  • From the section Asia