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King's Guard did not kill civilians, witness says

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A French journalist insisted Monday that a military unit which he followed during the army's crackdown on red-shirt protesters in 2010 was not responsible for the deaths of six people at Wat Pathumwanaram. 

Relatives of the victims who were killed at Wat Pathumwanaram display photos of their loved ones. Six civilians including a female nurse were infamously shot dead inside the temple on May 19, 2010, the final day of the violence. (File photo by Bangkok Post)

Olivier Rotrou, 48, owner of Line Press photography company in France, has returned to Thailand to testify on March 28 at an inquest into the temple deaths.

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