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Isan

HIV+ Army Sgt. May Have Raped Hundreds: Police

KHON KAEN — Hundreds of boys may have been victimized by an HIV-infected soldier now under arrest in Khon Kaen province, according to a police colonel investigating the case. Col. Athiwit Kamolrat of the anti-trafficking force said Friday they have identified 28 potential victims of 43-year-old Sgt. Maj. Chakkrit Komsing, who so far has been […]Read More

Bangkok

Traffic police sergeant arrested with 28kg of ‘ice’

A traffic police sergeant, who has been with the force for less than three months, has been arrested after he was found in possession of 28 kilograms of crystal meth or “ice”. Pol Lt-General Sanit Mahathavorn said that Pol Sergeant Pissanupong Ngamtura was nabbed in the parking lot of a condominium on Sukhumvit Soi 77. […]Read More

News

Sergeant-major honoured to serve as PM Prayut’s songbird

GENERAL Prayut Chan-o-cha has composed four songs since leading the military coup in May 2014 – all aimed at explaining his political actions and offering moral support to his compatriots in times of trouble. Interestingly, all of the songs are sung by Sgt-Major Pongsathorn Phorchit, who works for the Royal Thai Army’s Band Department. In […]Read More

Asia

Dutch sergeant may have gone to Syria to join ISIS,

Yesterday the Dutch Defence Ministry said a Dutch sergeant, whose identity was not disclosed, may have gone to Syria from the Netherlands because he wanted to join extremist militant group ISIS. Prosecutors are investigating the sergeant. Jeanie Hennis Plasschaer, Dutch Defence Minister, called the act of leaving one’s country to join ISIS “irresponsible” and “punishable”. […]Read More

South

One dead, one wounded in Yala teacher protection unit ambush

YALA, March 6 – A Thai army non-commissioned officer dies of wounds this morning and another soldier, a private, is in stable condition in Yala hospital after a bomb ambush in this southern border province earlier today. Sergeant-Major 1st Class Preecha Kongpaksi, 52, died after being evacuated for emergency surgery at Yala Hospital and Private […]Read More

South

Thai soldier killed, 3 others injured by colleague apparently high

A private soldier shot dead a sergeant and injured three others apparently while under the influence of methamphetamines. Following the shooting at an outpost of the Yala Taskforce 14 at 7:30 am, police arrested Pvt Bancha Raklaemkae, 22, who appeared paranoid. Police said Bancha shot dead Sgt Wichien Priksri with his M16 assault rifle. Sgt […]Read More

South

Girl Injured in Pattani Police Station Attack

A police sergeant’s seven-year-old daughter sustained injuries to her arms last night after insurgents carried out an M-79 grenade attack on the Nongjik district police station in Pattani Province. Southern insurgents fired an M-79 grenade into Pattani’s Nongjik district police station last night, but it dropped on the roof of the home of Police Senior […]Read More