Academics demand freedom from government

Attendants of the International Conference on Thai Studies at Chiang Mai Convention and Exhibition Centre in Chiang Mai watch a group of academics issuing a declaration demanding the return of freedom from the government on Monday.

CHIANG MAI - A group of Thai and foreign academics urged the government on Monday to return freedom to the country.

The four-point declaration, “Return the Space of Knowledge, Rights, and Civil Liberties to Thai Society”, was signed by 176 academics during the 13th International Conference on Thai Studies at Chiang Mai Convention and Exhibition Centre.

The four-day international forum ends on Tuesday.

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