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Thailand: Soldier kills 20 in gun rampage

People described hiding under tables in the shopping centre before they managed to flee. AFP

A soldier has killed 20 people and injured dozens more in a gun rampage in the Thai city of Nakhon Ratchasima.

Jakraphanth Thomma, a junior officer, killed his commanding officer before stealing weapons from a military camp on Saturday afternoon, a defence spokesperson told BBC Thai.


The suspect then continued his attack in a shopping centre, where he is now believed to be holed up.


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