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Army chief warns of military intervention

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Army chief Prayuth Chan-ocha on Thursday issued a strongly worded condemnation of the fresh violence and warned that the army will take action if it continues. 

A bomb disposal officer records evidence at the Democracy Monument after the M79 grenade attacks on anti-governent protesters early Thursday. (Photo by Apichart Jinakul)

Gen Prayuth issued the warning in a statement in the wake of a deadly attack by gunmen at the Khok Wua protest site. Grenades were fired at the nearby Democracy Monument at about 2.45am, killing three people and injuring 22 others.

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