Tags : Weapons

News

Chinese man caught with firearms, thousands of cartridges in Samut

SAMUT PRAKAN: A Chinese man supected of selling firearms online was arrested and nine assault rifles, two grenades and large amount of ammunition seized at a condominium room in Bang Phli district on Thursday. The arrest was made by officers from the technology crime division, Bang Kaew police and immigration, with a warrant from the […]Read More

South

More than 1,000 weapons seized from insurgent base in Yala

Yala: More than 1,000 weapons and pieces of equipment for launching violent attacks were seized in Krong Pinang district over the weekend, according to the Internal Security Operations Command’s (Isoc) Forward Command. The weapons and equipment were discovered at what appeared to be an insurgent base around Taloh Sator mountain where shelters believed to have […]Read More

News

European Parliament ‘Shocked’ at Amount of EU-Made Arms in Hands

This week, members of the European Parliament will gather in Strasbourg for the plenary session with a wide array of issues on the agenda, including arms exports. A draft report on arms exports, which will be tabled at the European Parliament’s plenary session in Strasbourg later this week, suggests launching an investigation into how EU-made […]Read More

North

Five arrested in Sa Kaeo with military weapons

Five men were arrested with a number of military-grade weapons in Sa Kaeo’s Muang district late on Monday night (July 17). Acting on a tip-off from an informant, police followed the three vehicles– two Toyota vans and one Toyota Vios– from Ban Khlong Nam Sai in Aranyaprathet district. Full story: thaipbs.or.th By Thai PBSRead More

South

Phatthalung: Man nabbed with meth, military-grade weapons

PHATTHALUNG — A man has been arrested in Kongra district and a stash of methamphetamine pills, four military-grade weapons and ammunition seized from his house, police said. Pol Lt Col Sirak Boonyok, a Muang district police investigator, said Isma-el Senyang, 30, was arrested with a Mitsubishi Triton pick-up truck near the city hall on Sunday […]Read More

Asia

Russian experts find evidence of chemical weapon use by Aleppo

Russian military experts have found unexploded shells indicating that terrorists in Aleppo have been using chemical weapons in their regular attacks on civilian and Syrian government-held areas of the city, according to a Russian Defense Ministry statement. “While conducting reconnaissance in the ‘1070’ area [south-western suburbs of Aleppo], the officers of the scientific center of […]Read More

News

Police crack web weapons trade

Police have cracked a massive online market in firearms, including high-powered war weapons and assault equipment, in a series of lightning raids across the country. In early morning action on Saturday on 76 locations in many provinces, a combined taskforce of officers from three police divisions detained 20 suspects and seized 141 firearms. Full story: […]Read More