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Everything we know about Thailand's eccentric King Rama X, who married his bodyguard, gave his dog a 4-day funeral, and is legally immune from bad press

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

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Little is known about the royal family in Thailand, which has strict laws forbidding people to defame the King Maha Vajiralongkorn and his family.
But tensions in the royal court came to light this week when the king abruptly stripped his royal consort - and long-term girlfriend - of all her titles, accusing her of plotting against the queen.
Maha Vajiralongkorn has also been photographed cycling in a crop top in Switzerland and Germany, and reportedly gave his dog a four-day funeral.
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