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Protestors Leave Thai Airport

An eight-day protest at Bangkok's main international airport has come to an end, the BBC reported.

The People's Alliance for Democracy left the airport ended protests after a court ruled Prime Minister Somchai Wongsawat is banned from politics.

The court ruled Wongsawat must dissolve both of his own political party. The court also ruled another two parties must dissolve.

Protests began in May, leading to a takeover of the prime minister's office in August and aiport seizures last week, The New York Times reported.