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Bloody May: Excessive Use of Lethal Force in Bangkok

The Events of May 17-20, 1992

by Vincent Iacopino, MD, PhD, Sidney Jones

October 1992

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One year after a bloodless coup toppled Thailand's government and the military took control, protestors staged a rally and demanded freedom. The government responded with violence. PHR's investigation revels the truth behind allegations of excessive force and violations of medical neutrality.

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