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Pat Pong, Bangkok's most notorious nightlife area, is largely empty, except for soldiers, after street fighting on neighbouring Silom Road.<br />
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From March to May 2010, Red Shirt protestors occupied several sites in Bangkok in an attempt to oust the government, who they believed had come to power illegitimately. <br />
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When the tanks finally rolled in, clearing away the last of the Red Shirts, more than 80 people had been killed and more than 2,000 injured.

Pat Pong, Bangkok's most notorious nightlife area, is largely empty, except for soldiers, after street fighting on neighbouring Silom Road.

From March to May 2010, Red Shirt protestors occupied several sites in Bangkok in an attempt to oust the government, who they believed had come to power illegitimately.

When the tanks finally rolled in, clearing away the last of the Red Shirts, more than 80 people had been killed and more than 2,000 injured.

Copyright Rob Few