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Anti-Thaksin protest leader slain in public shooting The Nation / Phuket GazettePHUKET: Suthin Taratin, one of leaders of People's Army to Overthrow the Thaksin Regime, was killed by a gunshot to the head as he was leading a blockade at an advance polling station in Bangkok's Bang Na district earlier today.

He was declared dead at a hospital after being shot at the head when the protesters were confronted by red shirt supporters at an advance polling station in Wat Sri-iam Temple's compound.

Nine others people were injured and rushed to hospitals nearby.