Thai king death: Thousands throng streets for funeral procession
Thousands of Thai mourners are lining the streets of Bangkok, hoping to see the body of King Bhumibol Adulyadej as it it moved from a hospital to a temple in the Grand Palace.
The world's longest-reigning monarch died on Thursday aged 88, sparking a national outpouring of grief.
The government has declared a year-long official mourning period.
Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn has been named as successor, but has asked for a delay in the process.
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