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Thailand mourns death of King Bhumibol Adulyadej

Updated 4:32 AM ET, Sun October 16, 2016
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A Thai cyclist prays in front of the Grand Palace in Bangkok on October 16, 2016. Thousands of Thai men and women gather daily in the vicinity of the palace to pray for the late Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej after his death Thursday. ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
A Buddhist monk stands next to line of mourners waiting to pay their respects to the body of the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej at the Grand Palace in Bangkok, October 15, 2016. Wason Wanichakorn/AP
Devotees light candles for the late Thai King at Mahabodhi temple in Bodhgaya on October 14. STRINGER/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
A Thai man carries high an image of Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej as a large crowd floods the streets leading to the Royal Palace on October 14, 2016. ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
A van carries the body of Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej's to his palace in Bangkok on October 14. MUNIR UZ ZAMAN/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
Thais gathering outside of Siriraj Hospital in Bangkok hold up baht notes with a portrait of Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej on Friday, October 14, in Bangkok, Thailand, following news of his death the previous day. Aaron Joel Santos/Getty Images
A flag flies at half-staff outside a government hospital on October 14 in Chiang Mai, Thailand. According to a palace statement, all government buildings will fly the Thai flag at half-staff for 30 days starting on Friday. Taylor Weidman/Getty Images
Thai Prime Minister General Prayuth Chan-o-cha attends a traditional funeral bathing ceremony for the King at the Grand Palace in Bangkok on Friday. Borja Sanchez Trillo/Getty Images
The Prime Minister arrives to pay respects to the late King at the Grand Palace on October 14. LILLIAN SUWANRUMPHA/AFP/Getty Images
Dignitaries participate in a ceremony commemorating the King at Wat Phra Singh on Friday in Chiang Mai. Taylor Weidman/Getty Images
Buddhist monks line up to offer condolences at the Grand Palace in Bangkok on Friday. Wason Wanichakorn/AP
People dressed mostly in black wait outside the Grand Palace to pay respects to the King on October 14. LILLIAN SUWANRUMPHA/AFP/Getty Images
The Thai Royal Guard marches in honor of Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej on Friday. LILLIAN SUWANRUMPHA/AFP/Getty Images
Amid a procession of vehicles, a van carries the body of the King to his palace in Bangkok on Friday. MANAN VATSYAYANA/AFP/Getty Images
Mourners shade themselves under umbrellas while they await the procession of the King's body to the palace in Bangkok on October 14. MUNIR UZ ZAMAN/AFP/Getty Images
A woman passes out after an official statement announces the death of the king. Borja Sanchez Trillo/Getty Images AsiaPac/Getty Images
People react to news of the King's death outside Siriraj Hospital in Bangkok on Thursday. LILLIAN SUWANRUMPHA/AFP/Getty Images
A women cries after learning of the King's death on October 13 in Bangkok. Borja Sanchez Trillo/Getty Images