Privy Council to Stand in as Grieving Thailand Awaits New King

Privy Council to Stand in as Grieving Thailand Awaits New King

. . BANGKOK – The head of Thailand’s royal advisory council will stand in as regent while the country grieves over the death of King Bhumibol Adulyadej and awaits for his son, Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn, to formally succeed him, the government said. Mourners lit candles and recited prayers before dawn on Saturday outside Bangkok’s riverside […]