BANGKOK, Thailand (AP) — Politicians are sometimes accused of sanitizing the information. On Tuesday, Thailand’s prime minister sanitized members of the press.
After fielding a slew of questions from journalists at his weekly information convention in Bangkok, the famously mercurial Prayuth Chan-ocha sprayed again — with disinfectant.
Riled by a last query a couple of attainable Cupboard reshuffle, he informed reporters to thoughts their very own enterprise, then grabbed a container of alcohol mist and doused the entrance row earlier than sauntering off.
The fast-tempered former military commander, who overthrew the elected authorities in a 2014 coup, is thought for his unpredictable conduct. Up to now, he’s spoken to a media scrum whereas fondling the ear of one of many reporters and flung a banana peel at digicam operators.
After an occasion in 2018 he declined to talk to the media, and as a substitute arrange a life-size cutout of himself. “Ask this guy,” he mentioned and walked away.
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