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Senior Thai palace official arrested for lese majeste

Jun 11, 2015 - 3:22 PM

Montri Sotangkul is the latest ally of the disgraced Princess Srirasmi to be arrested in a rare public airing of palace intrigue

ARRESTED. Thai national police chief Somyot Poompanmoung (R) sits next to Montri Sotangkul (C), 53, who was a member of the household staff of Princess Srirasmi, Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn's former wife, during his arrest at the police headquarters in Bangkok on June 11, 2015. Nicolas Asfouri/AFP

Thai police seek royal official on lese majeste charges

Jun 10, 2015 - 4:30 PM

Montri Sotangkul is accused of defaming the monarchy by improperly using his royal connections to make financial gains police say

In this file photo, Thai Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn (L) talks to royal consort Princess Srirasmi (R) during the Royal Ploughing Ceremony at Sanam Luang near the Grand Palace in Bangkok, Thailand, 13 May 2013. Rungroj Yongrit/EPA