Thailand, Demonstration / Riot, Level 3: Violent clashes during protests against the government – Bangkok, Thailand

2021-08-11: According to reports on Wednesday (11 August), violent clashes already occurred on Tuesday (10 August) during protests in Bangkok. Security forces used tear gas, water cannon and rubber bullets, while protesters hurled firecrackers and set police checkpoints on fire. Several security forces were injured.
Heightened security measures are to be expected, local traffic disruptions are possible. Violent incidents cannot be ruled out. Travellers should avoid demonstrations and follow instructions by authorities.