Heavy rain falls on policemen taking position as rubber farmers protest near the airport in Surat Thani, Thailand. Tens of thousands of Thai rubber farmers demonstrating against a sharp drop in prices have taken to the streets, cutting off access to large swathes of the region by blocking roads leading to tourist and commercial hubs.
Athit Perawongmetha is a full-time freelance photographer based in Bangkok, Thailand. His images have been printed international is newspapers and publications across the globe. See more of his work here.
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