After Thailand’s highest court removed Yingluck Shinawatra and part of her cabinet from power on May 7, pro- and anti-government rallies continue, and concerns about violence have risen.
May 12, 2014 Anti-government activists protest outside Thailand’s parliament building in Bangkok. Inside, Thailand’s Senate was meeting to discuss how to rule the country after a court ousted Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and members of her cabinet on May 7. Pro-government and anti-government protesters held competing rallies several miles apart in Bangkok over the weekend, the Associated Press reported. Concerns about violence have risen following the removal of Shinawatra.Narong Sangnak/European Pressphoto Agency