Thailand has started voting on in an election called by Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra in December in an attempt to defuse protests aimed at overthrowing her.
However, the protesters are still out on the streets and say they may disrupt voting. The main opposition Democrat Party is boycotting the election.
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