Thai PM orders probe into 'horrifying' nursery mass shooting


Local residents line up to donate blood a the local hospital for victims of an attack at a daycare centre. - AP

BANGKOK (AFP): Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-O-Cha on Thursday (Oct 6) ordered an urgent probe after a former police officer murdered more than 30 people, most of them children, in a rampage at a nursery.

"Concerning this horrifying incident... I would like to express my deepest sorrow and condolences to the families of the dead and injured," Prayut wrote on his official Facebook page, adding that he had told the national police chief to "fast-track an investigation".

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