Thailand's Amnesty Bill Provokes Mass Demonstrations

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An anti-government protester waves a Thai flag in front of a portrait... News PhotoAnti-Government,Bangkok,Bill - Legislation,Flag,Government,Horizontal,Parliament Building,Phumiphon Aduldet,Political Rally,Politics,Portrait,Protest,Protestor,Thailand,Thaksin Shinawatra,WavingPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesBANGKOK, THAILAND - NOVEMBER 4: An anti-government protester waves a Thai flag in front of a portrait of the Thai King during rally against a controversial Amnesty bill that passed in Parliament last week in Bangkok, Thailand on November 4, 2013. Thousands attended various protests around the capitol city organised by the opposition Democrat Party. If the law goes into effect protestors fear it could whitewash all crimes for which the billionaire former leader Thaksin Shinawatra was convicted, setting the stage for him to return to Thailand. (Photo by Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)