Thai King Bhumibol’s health not stable, palace says

The health of Thailand’s king, the world’s longest reigning monarch, is “not stable” palace officials have said, as he receives treatment for ongoing medical conditions.

King Bhumibol Adulyadej is widely revered and seen as an arbiter in Thailand’s divided political arena.

He has not been seen in public for months and has spent most of the last year in hospital.

The king has received treatment for a variety of ailments in recent years.