Thai leader to reporters: Talk to my to cardboard cutoutStaff Writer | January 9, 2018
Thailand Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha has turned to a cardboard cutout of himself to avoid answering questions from the press.
Asia "Just ask this guy"
"Whoever wants to take photos and ask about heated politics and conflicts, just ask this guy," the prime minister said before walking off.
Prayut avoided answering questions about violence in the south of Thailand and the country's controversial lèse-majesté laws, which forbid anyone from insulting the Thai monarchy. ■