Bangkok terror 101

It has been a peculiar weekend in Bangkok. On Friday afternoon, the US Embassy issued a rather vague warning that there was the possibility of a terrorist attack being carried out in the Thai capital. The announcement came out of the blue and the Thai authorities were quick to downplay the warning, insisting that there […]

US Embassy in Bangkok issues cryptic terrorism warning

This message alerts U.S. citizens in Thailand that foreign terrorists may be currently looking to conduct attacks against tourist areas in Bangkok in the near future. U.S. citizens are urged to exercise caution when visiting public areas where large groups of Western tourists gather in Bangkok. U.S. citizens are encouraged to maintain a heightened awareness […]