Week in Photos: December 1-December 7, 2006

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December 2, 2006

Bangkok, Thailand

Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world's longest reigning monarch, celebrated his 79th birthday on December 5.

To commemorate the occasion, Thai women dressed in traditional costumes and performed for the king at the Royal Plaza in Bangkok on December 2. And people throughout the country wore yellow shirts as a sign of devotion.

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