Thais Unite to Mourn King’s Death as Ceremonies Begin in Capital

  • International news channels back on air as of Saturday
  • Tens of thousands line the streets to honor fallen monarch

Thailand Mourns Death of King Bhumibol

The streets of the Thai capital turned into rivers of black with tens of thousands of loyal subjects weeping and bowing as they paid respect to their king as his body was transported from the hospital where his reign ended to the palace where it began seven decades earlier.

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