French expat being denied re-entry to Thailand over repeated criticism of the Thai monarchy

One of Thailand’s long run French expats Yan Marchal is being denied reentry to Thailand. He says he’s being expelled to Paris from Bangkok, as soon as tonight, for being a long run critic of the Thai authorities and Monarchy.
Yan says he might enchantment the ‘deportation’.
“I have been advised to fly out quite than to reveal myself to judicial threat while appealing.”
Yan advised Khaosod English that immigration police claimed that he’s a “threat to nationwide security” for his criticism of the monarchy, shall be denied reentry to Thailand and will be compelled to fly again to Paris.
A 12 months ago, Yan nearly received kicked out of the country for posts he made on Facebook. Many of Yan’s recent Facebook posts are commentary referring to the Thai monarchy and Thailand’s latest protests.
On a visit to Thai immigration final November, Yan stated he visited immigration to transfer his stamp into a new passport, however was informed that his visa had been revoked and was now on overstay,
“He told me that I could be deported. The reason given was my Facebook exercise. Psycho may see that he has a file with a detailed report on my posts, though he did not let me learn the major points.”
It’s not the primary time his posts have brought on bother. In 2019, Yan was visited by police after a video he made poking fun at the the National Council for Peace and Order. Yan made a public apology on the time and the video was eliminated.
But now these priors appear to be coming back to haunt the French citizen.
“I haven’t been able to contact my embassy but I have been informed they know about the case. I knew this might occur, it isn’t the primary time I’ve ran into points (with Thai immigration).”
“Immigration officers stated I am attacking the King, causing problems for the King.”

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