Posts Tagged ‘coup’

Photoblog is online

My photoblog is finally up and online. Please have a visit and drop some comments. The first set of photos are my post-coup shots. Technorati Tags: photoblog, coup, Bangkok

Bangkok coup blogging part 3

The Thai capital wakes up to a calm and rainy morning after a bloodless military coup overthrew the government. Some additional information that is being broadcast on Thai TV channels include: There is a ban on gatherings of 5 people or more. There are guarantees of safety to international organizations, diplomatic missions (embassies). The Thai […]

Bangkok Coup blogging part 2

Another news announcement. This time from a female news announcer, reading the fourth announcement as well as repeating the previous 3 announcements. Generally, it was stating that Lt. Gen. Sonthi staged a coup to take over the Prime Minister’s office. Information is hard to come by right now, except for trying to watch streaming news […]

Bangkok Coup blogging

“The Thai military have taken control of the city and a state of emergency has been declared in Bangkok.” – security bulletin received I’m safe right now, trying to monitor the news, however, the news just got blacked out. On the Thai news TV stations, a short recorded video was just announcement. The loose translation […]