The story

Riot police descended on scores of anti-government protesters in the streets of Thailand's capital as violence intensified early Monday.

Protesters took over two gas tanker trucks in one Bangkok intersection, ramping up the intensity of the ongoing conflict.

"We're at a freeway intersection and they've commandeered two gas tankers that they are threatening to blow up," CNN Correspondent Dan Rivers reported from the scene. Read full article »

CNN's Kocha Olarn contributed to this report.

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