A day in photos

  • 12 Jul 2017 at 20:13
  • Newspaper section: Photo

A raid on a pub and Miss Universe Thailand contestants are featured events on July 12, 2017.

Pub-goers who tested positive for drug use during a raid on a pub inside Tongpoon Hotel on Rama VI Road await processing at Pathumwan police station. — Pornprom Satrabhaya

Contestants for the Miss Universe Thailand 2017 pay their respects to the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej during the royal funeral at the Dusit Maha Prasat Throne Hall inside the Grand Palace. — Chanat Katanyu

People protest outside Sittwe airport as Yanghee Lee, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar, arrives in Sittwe, on Rakhine state, northern Myanmar. — EPA

Migrant workers wait to be questioned by immigration officers during a night raid in Port Dickson, Malaysia, on July 11. The Malaysian Immigration Department launched a large-scale operation on undocumented immigrants after the passing of the deadline for registration for the Enforcement Card or E-cards on June 30. — EPA

An Indonesian worker displays a jar containing a colony of Weaver ants (Oecophylla Semut Rangrang) at a Weaver ant farm in Bogor. Weaver ant farming is rapidly increasing in Indonesia as the industry generates significant profit. — EPA

A member of the Australian Tibetan community places a candle near a banner during a candlelight vigil for Liu Xiaobo outside the Chinese embassy in Sydney. The condition of the Nobel Peace Prize-winning dissident, who was recently diagnosed with late-stage liver cancer, has worsened and is now life-threatening. — Reuters

British Queen Elizabeth rides in a carriage with Spanish King Felipe in London, as the king and Queen Letizia of Spain started a state visit to Britain. — Reuters

A fire service helicopter drops flame retardant on the 'Whittier' wildfire in Santa Barbara, California, on July 11. High temperatures in the western US and Canada have wildfires burning in several states and provinces. — EPA

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