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Chiang Mai nude selfie tweeters spark outrage

Chiang Mai students slated after posting nude selfies on twitter.
Chiang Mai students slated after posting nude selfies on twitter. Image by keiyac / CC BY 2.0

Two Thai university students have been arrested after tweeting photos of themselves posing nude in public places in Chiang Mai, stirring public debate on social media about whether the pair ‘ruined’ the province’s image. The case comes just days after four foreign tourists were detained in Malaysia after posing for naked photos on sacred Mt Kinabalu in Sabah. Read more: bangkokpost.com