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Thai anti-government protesters hold art exhibition
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Thailand lifts protest ban that backfired
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Hand signals only: The language of Thai protests
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Thailand: Protesters take to Bangkok streets despite warning
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Thailand: Clashes as Thousands Defy Ban to Attend Protests
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Thailand bans protests, news that "could create fear"
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Thai protest targets government and monarchy
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