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Thai king sacks six royal officials over 'evil actions', days after removing consort


Thailand’s king has fired six senior palace officials for their “evil actions”, the palace announced Wednesday, days after the monarch stripped his consort of all her titles for “disloyalty”.

In a week of palace intrigue which has gripped the country, King Maha Vajiralongkorn fired six high-ranking officials from the royal household bureau, including “a nurse at the bedroom guard service” and a veterinarian, according to two separate announcements released by palace mouthpiece the Royal Gazette.

“They have severely breached disciplinary conduct for their evil actions by exploiting their official positions for their own or other people’s gain,” said ...


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