Thailand: Polish journalist detained by police

July 16, 2018

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Wojciech Bojanowski, a journalist for Poland’s TVN24 (Photo: Twitter)

10 July, 2018- Wojciech Bojanowski, a journalist for Poland’s TVN24, was detained by Thai police for flying a drone near the cave Tham Luam.

It took place on the last day of the rescue mission. Bojanowski did not have a permission to use a drone to take aerial videos. He was detained for 2 hours, website reported.

Bojanowski commented it on Twitter as a “misunderstanding”.

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