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Official Refutes False Quote About Live Rounds In 2010 Crackdown

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Royal Thai Army soldiers and Type 85 APCs during 2010 Red Shirt protests

Royal Thai Army soldiers and Type 85 APCs during 2010 Red Shirt political protests in Bangkok. Photo: Roland Dobbins.


BANGKOK — A top official has refuted a viral social media post which claimed she said “only rubber bullets were used” by security forces during the 2010 military crackdown that left more than 90 people dead.

Suwana Suwanchutha, director of the Division of Special Investigation, said she never made a remark that has been widely shared by Redshirt supporters on social media in recent weeks.

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By Khaosod English


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