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Thais kick off Buddhist new year amid tight security

Thailand was set to begin its raucous celebrations for the Buddhist new year on Friday, amid heightened security over fears that the festivities could be the target of yet another terror attack. The five-day holiday, known here as Songkran, will draw crowds into Bangkok’s streets for parties and free-for-all water fights, while others will file through Buddhist temples for sombre ceremonies around the country. Full Story

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