Malaysia arrests three suspects in connection with Bangkok blast - police | Reuters
KUALA LUMPUR Malaysia has arrested three suspects in connection with the investigation into a bomb blast in central Bangkok last month that killed 20 people, police chief Khalid Abu Bakar said on Monday. Two Malaysians and a Pakistani national were arrested and were assisting with the investigation, Khalid told reporters.
KUALA LUMPUR Malaysia has arrested three suspects in connection with the investigation into a bomb blast in central Bangkok last month that killed 20 people, police chief Khalid Abu Bakar said on Monday.
Two Malaysians and a Pakistani national were arrested and were assisting with the investigation, Khalid told reporters.
The arrests were made after a tip-off by Thai authorities, he said.
The explosion ripped through a Hindu shrine in the Thai capital on Aug. 17, killing 20 people and wounding more than 100. Fourteen foreigners were among those killed.
(Reporting by Emily Chow; Writing by Praveen Menon; Editing by Paul Tait)
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