Bomb blast in Myanmar kills one person and wound 12 others

A bomb blast in southeastern Myanmar killed one person and wounded twelve people recently this week.

“One died from those injuries when they arrived at hospital,” a government official from the Karen State administration council said.

According to the Thai PBS World, the blast from a vehicle detonated near Thanlwin bridge checkpoint at around 6:50 am local time (0020 GMT).

“About 13 people including passengers and security members there were injured,” the officials said, requesting anonymity.

No group has claimed responsibility for the attack.


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