Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej
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Thailand’s King Bhumibol, world’s longest-reigning monarch, dies at 88

Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej

Thai people react as they hear the news of the death of Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej outside Siriraj Hospital in Bangkok on Thursday.

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Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej

A handout file photo from June 9, 2006, shows Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej and Queen Sirikit waving to hundreds of thousands of Thais from the balcony of the Ananta Samakorn Throne Hall in Bangkok to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the king’s accession to the throne.

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Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej

In this May 25, 2012, file photo, Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej is pushed in a wheelchair as he arrives at a rice field in Ayutthaya province, central Thailand. Thailand’s Queen Sirikit, in purple, is walking behind the king, accompanied by Princess Sirindhorn.

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Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej

This file photo taken on Dec. 5, 1999, shows from left, Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej, Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn and Queen Sirikit appearing on the balcony of Ananta Samakom Throne Hall in Bangkok to mark the king’s birthday.

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Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej

In this Oct. 28, 1996, file photo, Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej walks with Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II after her arrival at Bangkok’s military airport.

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Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej

In this April 12, 1977, file photo, Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej and Queen Sirikit attend a symbolic mass cremation ceremony for Thai soldiers and civilians killed by communist insurgents over a one-year period.

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Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej

This undated handout made available by the Thai Royal Bureau on June 5, 2006, shows Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej receiving flowers from a villager.

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Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej

This file photo taken on July 7, 1980, shows Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej taking a picture during his trip to Cambodia.

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Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej

This file photo taken on Oct. 4, 1960, shows Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej, left, and Queen Sirikit standing near Belgium King Baudouin I during their official visit in Brussels.

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Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej

This file photo released in April 1951 shows Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej and Queen Sirikit posing with their first child, Princess Ubol Ratana.

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