Journalists deploy drones over Bangkok to monitor political unrest

Photo by @georgehenton, a Bangkock-based freelance photojournalist.

Photo by @georgehenton, a Bangkock-based freelance photojournalist.

Across Twitter and and news sites, journalists have been posting images from aerial drones hovering above protests in Bangkok, Thailand.

These widespread protests are calling for the ouster of Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, whose brother, former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra, was overthrown in 2006 military coup.

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A selection of Tweets on the #ThaiDrone:

Posted on November 25, 2013 .