Thai authorities, protesters clash; 1 soldier dies

Thai soldiers fire on anti-government protesters during clashes near Bangkok, Thailand Wednesday April 28, 2010. Thai security forces fired into a crowd of anti-government protesters during a clash just outside Bangkok on Wednesday as they tried to keep the Red Shirts from expanding their demonstrations from a base in the capital. (AP Photo/David Guttenfelder) (AP Photo/David Guttenfelder)

April 28, 2010 7:56:59 AM PDT
Thai security forces fired live rounds and rubber bullets at protesters during a clash just outside Bangkok on Wednesday as the Red Shirts tested the government's vow to contain their disruptive rallies. One soldier was killed - apparently by friendly fire - and at least 18 other people were hurt.

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