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Unpaid Thai farmers call off airport tractor protest

Thai riot police stand guard as anti-government protesters rally inside a compound of the Thai Royal Police Club in Bangkok February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Thai riot police stand guard as anti-government protesters rally inside a compound of the Thai Royal Police Club in Bangkok February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Thai riot police stand guard as anti-government protesters rally inside a compound of the Thai Royal Police Club in Bangkok February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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Rice farmers rest by their tractors on a main highway where they spent a night in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rice farmers rest by their tractors on a main highway where they spent a night in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rice farmers rest by their tractors on a main highway where they spent a night in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Rice farmers listen to a leader's speech on a highway where they spent a night among their tractors in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rice farmers listen to a leader's speech on a highway where they spent a night among their tractors in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rice farmers listen to a leader's speech on a highway where they spent a night among their tractors in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Thai riot police stand guard as anti-government protesters (bottom) rally inside a compound of the Thai Royal Police Club in Bangkok February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Thai riot police stand guard as anti-government protesters (bottom) rally inside a compound of the Thai Royal Police Club in Bangkok February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Thai riot police stand guard as anti-government protesters (bottom) rally inside a compound of the Thai Royal Police Club in Bangkok February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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A rice farmer sleeps in a hammock attached to his tractor on a highway where farmers spent a night in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

A rice farmer sleeps in a hammock attached to his tractor on a highway where farmers spent a night in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

A rice farmer sleeps in a hammock attached to his tractor on a highway where farmers spent a night in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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An anti-government protester sits near barbwire and barricades as demonstrators rally inside a compound of the Thai Royal Police Club in Bangkok February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

An anti-government protester sits near barbwire and barricades as demonstrators rally inside a compound of the Thai Royal Police Club in Bangkok February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

An anti-government protester sits near barbwire and barricades as demonstrators rally inside a compound of the Thai Royal Police Club in Bangkok February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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Anti-government protesters eat lunch near a barricade during a rally inside a compound of the Thai Royal Police Club in Bangkok February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Anti-government protesters eat lunch near a barricade during a rally inside a compound of the Thai Royal Police Club in Bangkok February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Anti-government protesters eat lunch near a barricade during a rally inside a compound of the Thai Royal Police Club in Bangkok February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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Rice farmers rest by their tractors on a main highway where they spent a night in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rice farmers rest by their tractors on a main highway where they spent a night in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rice farmers rest by their tractors on a main highway where they spent a night in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Rice farmers walk between their tractors on a main highway where they spent a night in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rice farmers walk between their tractors on a main highway where they spent a night in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rice farmers walk between their tractors on a main highway where they spent a night in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Rice farmers listen to a leader's speech on a highway where they spent the night among their tractors in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rice farmers listen to a leader's speech on a highway where they spent the night among their tractors in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rice farmers listen to a leader's speech on a highway where they spent the night among their tractors in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Former member of parliament and a protest leader Chada Thaiseth addresses rice farmers at a main highway where they spent a night in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Former member of parliament and a protest leader Chada Thaiseth addresses rice farmers at a main highway where they spent a night in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Former member of parliament and a protest leader Chada Thaiseth addresses rice farmers at a main highway where they spent a night in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Rice farmers rest by their tractors on a main highway where they spent a night in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rice farmers rest by their tractors on a main highway where they spent a night in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rice farmers rest by their tractors on a main highway where they spent a night in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Rice farmers chat among their tractors on a highway where they spent a night in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rice farmers chat among their tractors on a highway where they spent a night in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rice farmers chat among their tractors on a highway where they spent a night in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Rice farmers rest between their tractors on a main highway in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rice farmers rest between their tractors on a main highway in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rice farmers rest between their tractors on a main highway in Ayutthaya province February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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