Stacked senate, media restrictions, repressive laws undermine right to vote
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A Thai Buddhist monk reads a newspaper as he waits for others to join him during his morning walk, Bangkok, 17 May 2017, David Longstreath/LightRocket via Getty Images

The Thai Journalists Association said freedom of expression remains under threat in Thailand.

Anti-government protestors look at a newspaper board outside Government House in Bangkok, Thailand. 8 October 2008, Chumsak Kanoknan/Getty Images

After lifting a ban on political activities, Thai authorities are pressed to remove restrictions on freedom of expression.

A Thai pro-democracy activist holds a fan with a caricature of Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha with a Pinocchio nose and flashes the three-finger salute inspired by the movie "The Hunger Games" during a raly in Bangkok, 22 May 2018, Chaiwat Subprasom/NurPhoto via Getty Images

Pro-democracy activists were arrested and charged last month for protesting against the continued military rule in Thailand.