PHUKET MEDIA WATCH– Thailand news compiled by Gazette editors for Phuket's international community

Police battle protesters at Thai-Japanese Stadium The Nation / Phuket GazettePHUKET: Police used teargases and rubber bullets to fend off protesters from storming into the compound of the Thai-Japanese Stadium Thursday morning.

Police started firing teargases at about 7:20 am after protesters led by the Students and People Network for Thailand's Reform cut the padlock of Gate 2 and tried to storm in. After the gate was opened, they encounter a police truck that blocked the gate.

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