Military coup in Thailand

Thai soldiers patrol near government buildings in Bangkok on Friday, May 23. Thailand's army announced the previous day that it has taken control of the country in a coup, just days after it surprised the government by declaring martial law. <a href='http://www.cnn.com/2014/05/19/asia/gallery/thailand-crisis/index.html' target='_blank'>See the Thai army impose martial law before the coup.</a>

Thai soldiers patrol near government buildings in Bangkok on Friday, May 23. Thailand's army announced the previous day that it has taken control of the country in a coup, just days after it surprised the government by declaring martial law. See the Thai army impose martial law before the coup.