Thailand's Amnesty Bill Provokes Mass Demonstrations


Former Prime Minister and Democratic party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva... News PhotoAbhisit Vejjajiva,Abundance,Bangkok,Bill - Legislation,Conflict,Election,Former,Government,Greeting,Horizontal,Leadership,Parliament Building,Political Party,Political Rally,Politics,Prime Minister,Protest,Supporter,Thailand,Thaksin ShinawatraPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesBANGKOK, THAILAND - NOVEMBER 5: Former Prime Minister and Democratic party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva greets thousands of supporters during rally against a controversial amnesty bill that passed in Parliament last week on November 5, 2013 in Bangkok, Thailand. Thousands attended various protests around the capitol city organized by the opposition Democrat Party. If the law goes into effect it will whitewash all crimes against the billionaire, former leader Thaksin Shinawatra setting the stage for him to return to Thailand. (Photo by Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)