A reader sent us a link to a Wikipedia page on earlier bombs in Bangkok. We felt other readers might find the listing of some interest in the current situation. These 2006 bombs were never really satisfactorily explained.
Here’s a story on bombers in 2012.
If you are wondering about the Uighur connection and the military dictatorship, this is a backgrounder.
Meanwhile, the police claim that the bomber/s may have left Thailand, and, yes, the clip is real: