Coronaviruses | AFP

Videographic on coronaviruses. A new virus from the same family as the deadly SARS disease has spread beyond China’s borders for the first time with a case emerging in Thailand, UN and Thai officials said on Monday.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Survival surfing: Indonesians riding the waves to beat tsunami trauma | AFP

Surfboard tucked under his arm, Dery Setyawan sprints into the crashing waves. It is not just a physical challenge but an emotional one — most of his family and friends were swept to their deaths when a tsunami hit these shores 15 years ago. His hometown of Lampuuk was almost destroyed entirely, but despite his devastating loss, the father-of-two sees the water as a way to heal. On December 26, 2004, a monstrous 9.3 magnitude quake struck undersea off the coast of Sumatra. It sparked a tsunami nearly 100 feet (30 meters) high that killed more than 220,000 across a string of Indian Ocean countries, including Thailand, Sri Lanka and India. Nยฐ1NA4O5Nยฐ1NA4Y4

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Elephants in Thailand ‘broken’ for lucrative animal tourism | AFP

Separated from their mothers, jabbed with metal hooks, and sometimes deprived of food — many Thai elephants are tamed by force before being sold to lucrative tourism sites increasingly advertised as ‘sanctuaries’ to cruelty-conscious travellers.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Marine life under threat from plummeting oxygen levels | AFP

The loss of oxygen from the ocean due to climate change risks “dire effects” on sea life, fisheries and coastal communities, a global conservation body says. of marine life in Thailand’s Andaman SeaNยฐ1MO3LC

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Jury: Musk did not defame British caver in tweet

Elon Musk did not defame a cave explorer when he called him โ€œpedo guyโ€ in a tweet, a Los Angeles jury found. Vernon Unsworth helped rescue 12 boys and their soccer coach trapped in a Thailand cave and angered Musk by belittling his effort to help. (Dec. 6)

Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress
Website: https://apnews.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP
Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews
Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/
โ€‹

You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/d565fc59f13e444b96946e557b2a6ff2

Melbourne meth bust: Customs agents charged in Australia record drug seizure | AFP

Australian Border Force agents in April found 1.6 tonnes of methylamphetamine and 37 kilograms of heroin in vacuum-sealed packages hidden inside stereo speakers shipped from Thailand to Melbourne in the country’s largest ever onshore seizure of the drug “ice”.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam meets Thai premier in Bangkok | AFP

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam, who suffers record-low approval ratings, meets Prime Minister Prayut Chan-O-Cha during an official visit to Thailand. Lam has been struggling to handle anti-government protests which have been roiling the key financial hub for almost six months. IMAGES

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

PETA protests against controversial Thai rooftop zoo | AFP

Animal rights campaigners on Monday painted their bodies in bright colours to protest outside a Bangkok mall where the controversial Pata Zoo has been operating on its top floors for over 30 years and known for housing ‘Bua Noi’ the only gorilla in Thailand. Activists at People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) urged the owner to retire dozens of primates and other wild animals and move them to sanctuaries.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Pope Francis arrives at Tokyo-Haneda Airport | AFP

Pope Francis lands in Japan for a visit that will take him to Nagasaki and Hiroshima to warn of the dangers of nuclear weapons and pray for peace. He is on the second and final leg of an Asia tour that began in Thailand, where he warned of the pitfalls of modern technology and promoted religious tolerance, including by meeting the country’s senior Buddhist leadership. IMAGES

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

AP Top Stories November 22 P

Here are the top stories for Friday, Nov. 22nd: Trump says he’d welcome a Senate trial; Suspect in texting suicide case pleads not guilty; Anti-government protesters killed in Baghdad; Pope brings hope to young Catholics in Thailand.

Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress
Website: https://apnews.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP
Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews
Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/
โ€‹

Pope Francis holds a mass at Assumption Cathedral | AFP

Pope Francis leads a mass for young Catholics at Bangkok’s 109-year-old Cathedral of the Assumption on the last day of his visit to Thailand. He heads to Japan on Saturday for the second and final leg of his Asia tour, which will include visits to Nagasaki and Hiroshima, both devastated by atomic bombs by the US during World War II.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

AP Top Stories November 22 A

Here’s the latest for Friday November 22nd: Republicans determine strategy after impeachment hearings; Hong Kong plans security for weekend elections; Parents of Otto Warmbier say they want to hold North Korea accountable; Pope visits Thailand.

Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress
Website: https://apnews.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP
Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews
Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/
โ€‹

Pope kicks off final day of Thailand visit | AFP

Pope Francis meets with Catholics at St Peter’s Church in Bangkok on the final full day of his visit to Thailand. IMAGES

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Pope Francis begins Asia tour in Bangkok

Pope Francis had a busy schedule Thursday on his first full day of activities of his weeklong Asia tour, including meetings with Thailandโ€™s prime minister and the Supreme Patriarch of Buddhism. (Nov. 21)

Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress
Website: https://apnews.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP
Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews
Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/
โ€‹

You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/d48289e394654c9f86f05b7f32f13170

Pope Francis meets Thai Prime Minister in Bangkok | AFP

Pope Francis meets Thailand’s prime minister Prayut Chan-O-Cha. The pontiff arrived in the country on Wednesday, the first leg of an Asian visit which will also take in Japan. +IMAGES CONTAIN THAI COMMENTARY FROM HOST BROADCASTER+ IMAGES

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Thailand: Cheering faithful gather to glimpse Pope Francis | AFP

Pope Francis’ visit to Thailand has stirred excitement among the country’s Catholic community who gathered along Bangkok’s streets near the Vatican City embassy to catch a glimpse.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

AP Top Stories November 20 A

Here’s the latest for Wednesday November 20th: Gordon Sondland to testify in impeachment inquiry; Diplomat testifies that he now thinks Trump withheld aid to push investigation; Israeli air strikes in Syria; Pope goes to Thailand.

Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress
Website: https://apnews.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP
Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews
Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/
โ€‹

Pope Francis lands in Thailand | AFP

Pope Francis arrives in Thailand, the first leg of an Asian tour that will also take in Japan and carry a message of interreligious dialogue and nuclear disarmament. +COMPLETES VIDI1MF01O_EN+

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Pope lands in Thailand, start of two-country Asian tour | AFP

Pope Francis arrives in Thailand, the first leg of an Asian tour that will sweep in Japan and carry a message of interreligious dialogue and nuclear disarmament. IMAGES

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

The Pope’s cousin in Thailand will meet him when he visits | AFP

Sister Ana Rosa Sivori has been living in Thailand for more than 50 years and the visit of her cousin Pope Francis to the Kingdom has a very special meaning for her. +REFILES WITH BACKGROUND INFORMATION+

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Bespoke robes await Pope Francis on Thailand visit

Seamstresses in Bangkok are studiously snipping and sewing, fashioning robes for the upcoming visit of Pope Francis. (Nov. 12)

Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress
Website: https://apnews.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP
Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews
Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/
โ€‹

You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/43e5cf84fe194841a1e58d693e71c380

15 killed in suspected rebel attacks in Thailand’s south: army | AFP

Members of a bomb squad inspect the site of an attack by suspected Muslim militants in Yala province. At least fifteen people were killed and another four injured in attacks by suspected Muslim militants in Thailand’s violence-wracked south, an army spokesman said on November 6, the largest death toll in years. IMAGES

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1