Relatives mourn Phuket soldier’s death in Pattani road-bomb attack

PUBLISHED ON TUE, JUN 20, 2017 4:19 AM

Relatives mourn Phuket soldier’s death in Pattani road-bomb attack

Eakkapop Thongtub

 

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PHUKET:-- Friends and family are in mourning for 23-year-old Phuket-born Kitthiphong Borna, who was among the six soldiers killed by a bomb planted in a road in Pattani earlier today (June 19).

 

Private Kitthiphong, whose family live in Mai Khao, at the northern end of Phuket, was among 10 soldiers in a truck on patrol in Thung Yang Daeng district when the bomb detonated at about midday.

 

“The truck was checking the area as per routine when the bomb, planted on the road, exploded right as they were passing,” Maj Phompetch Chotglang of the Thung Yang Daeng Police.

 

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