12/30/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Thai Protesters Attack Police, Airports Still Blockaded

Thai protesters have attacked a second checkpoint near Bangkok's main airport, forcing police forces to retreat.

The confrontation came after police surrounded and cordoned off Suvarnabhumi international airport to block more protesters from arriving.

Authorities are trying to end a blockade of Bangkok's two main airports that has entered its fifth day.

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