Thai women mourn the death of Bhumibol Adulyadej in Bangkok

Thai women mourn the death of  Bhumibol Adulyadej in Bangkok

Tension is again building in Thai politics following the death of the world’s longest-reigning monarch, King Bhumibol Adulyadej. The military government had been trying to dampen speculation on the imminence of the king’s condition because at stake is the whole orientation of Thai politics and economy.