Photo Essay: Bangkok old town under lockdown

Bangkok has been under curfew and lockdown for over a month as the government continues its fight against the outbreak of coronavirus.

Dominic captures here the sights of Bangkok’s old town under lockdown.

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The government announced new regulations on Friday to help stem the tide of the third wave of the pandemic...

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Government introduces new measures to combat pandemic but stops short of introducing curfews

The government announced new regulations on Friday to help stem the tide of the third wave of the pandemic which has infected thousands across...

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