Sad Days: Thai newspapers front pages from October 16

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From Daily News, October 16, 2016
Main headline: “King Jigme” Pay visit to Thailand – with the queen and their little prince to pay homage. [Handsome King Jigme, the Bhutanese monarch, is very popular in Thailand.]

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From Daily News, October 16, 2016
Center headline: The new reign already began since 13 October 2016. “Wissanu” [Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam] reveals the Crown Prince says “Let’s not turn everything into the past so fast.” [meaning there should be no rush to crown a new monarch during the mourning period]

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From Daily News, October 16, 2016
“Kitarachan” – Songs written by the King for country of Siam.

[An example of the many commemorative newspaper editions put to to honor the King.]

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From Khaosod, October 16, 2016
Main headline: Wissanu indicate that the new reign of King Rama X has begun from 13 October 2016.

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