As Thailand is mourning the death of its king Bhumibol Adulyadej, prices of black T-shirts have soared and people are scrambling to get one of the few left in markets.
A conflict between the Thai military and Muslim rebels has been simmering for nearly two decades in the country's south. After a drop in violence, there is now a sense that the situation could take a turn for the worse.
An elaborate and expensive cremation was held for King Bhumibol, who died at the age of 88 in October 2016. A quarter of a million people are believed to have witnessed the funeral ceremonies.
Colorful clothes made a comeback on Thailand's streets after the official end of the year of mourning for late King Bhumibol. Thais wore black from head-to-toe out of respect for their revered monarch.
After a year of mourning, King Bhumibol Adulyadej is to be cremated in Bangkok. Hundreds of thousands of citizens are expected to attend their revered monarch's five-day final send-off.
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