A Day of Contrasts

Submitted on Apr 14, 2009, 1:59 a.m.
Thai Army in Victory Monument, Bangkok, Thailand

April 13th 2009 will be remembered by me as one of the strangest days yet here in Thailand. I think the pictures pretty much tell the story; pictures of the last moments of a running skirmish between Red-shirt protesters and the Thai Army – while at the same time over on Silom Road - Thais were celebrating Songkran with characteristic enthusiasm