1 Nov 2020

Exclusive first TV interview: Thai King says country ‘land of compromise’ amid widespread protests

Thousands of Thai royalists have rallied in Bangkok in their biggest show of support for the monarchy so far.

With the country in turmoil and protestors demanding sweeping reforms – the King – in an exclusive interview with this programme and CNN  – has called his country “the land of compromise,” suggesting there may be a way out of the long running political impasse.

From Bangkok our Foreign Affairs Correspondent Jonathan Miller reports.