Bangkok residents living in the "war zones" are running out of patience after being trapped inside their homes for five days.
The Bon Kai community in Klong Toey district and residents near the Ratchaprarob intersection in Phaya Thai district have been the hardest hit by sporadic clashes between demonstrators and security forces since the Centre for Resolution of the Emergency Situation forces began surrounding the red shirts’ Ratchaprasong encampment on Thursday.
Bon Kai is located on Rama IV road, which has become a major battleground between protesters and security forces.
Ratchaprarop intersection emerged as another intense fighting zone after security forces set up barricades to stop people travelling to the rally site.
Thirty-seven people have been killed and more than 300 injured so far, many of them shot on Rama IV and Ratchaprarop roads. Red shirt sympathisers livi
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