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Twelve die as troops, protesters clash in Bangkok

<p>Anti-government "red shirt" protesters scuffle with security forces as they advance through their camp during clashes in central Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang</p>

Anti-government "red shirt" protesters scuffle with security forces as they advance through their camp during clashes in central Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang

Anti-government "red shirt" protesters scuffle with security forces as they advance through their camp during clashes in central Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang

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<p>Anti-government "red shirt" protesters runs from a cloud of tear gas during a fight with soldiers in central Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang</p>

Anti-government "red shirt" protesters runs from a cloud of tear gas during a fight with soldiers in central Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang

Anti-government "red shirt" protesters runs from a cloud of tear gas during a fight with soldiers in central Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang

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<p>Thai soldiers are seen during clashes with anti-government "red shirt" protesters in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom</p>

Thai soldiers are seen during clashes with anti-government "red shirt" protesters in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

Thai soldiers are seen during clashes with anti-government "red shirt" protesters in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

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<p>Soldiers carry their injured comrade during clashes with anti-government "red shirt" protesters in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom</p>

Soldiers carry their injured comrade during clashes with anti-government "red shirt" protesters in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

Soldiers carry their injured comrade during clashes with anti-government "red shirt" protesters in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

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<p>Anti-government "red shirt" protesters clash with Thai security forces in central Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj</p>

Anti-government "red shirt" protesters clash with Thai security forces in central Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Anti-government "red shirt" protesters clash with Thai security forces in central Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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<p>Soldiers carry their injured comrade during clashes with anti-government "red shirt" protesters in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom</p>

Soldiers carry their injured comrade during clashes with anti-government "red shirt" protesters in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

Soldiers carry their injured comrade during clashes with anti-government "red shirt" protesters in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

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<p>Thai soldiers hold their shields and weapons during clashes with anti-government "red shirt" protesters in central Bangkok April 10, 2010.REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom</p>

Thai soldiers hold their shields and weapons during clashes with anti-government "red shirt" protesters in central Bangkok April 10, 2010.REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

Thai soldiers hold their shields and weapons during clashes with anti-government "red shirt" protesters in central Bangkok April 10, 2010.REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

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<p>Soldiers carry their injured comrade during clashes with anti-government "red shirt" protesters in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom</p>

Soldiers carry their injured comrade during clashes with anti-government "red shirt" protesters in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

Soldiers carry their injured comrade during clashes with anti-government "red shirt" protesters in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

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<p>Thai soldiers clash with anti-government "red shirt" protesters near the United Nations building in central Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang</p>

Thai soldiers clash with anti-government "red shirt" protesters near the United Nations building in central Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang

Thai soldiers clash with anti-government "red shirt" protesters near the United Nations building in central Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang

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<p>Anti-government "red shirt" protesters are hit by tear gas canisters during clashes in central Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang</p>

Anti-government "red shirt" protesters are hit by tear gas canisters during clashes in central Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang

Anti-government "red shirt" protesters are hit by tear gas canisters during clashes in central Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang

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<p>An anti-government "red shirt" protester raises his arms as soldiers shoot tear gas at a clash outside an army base near the parliament in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERSKim Kyung-Hoon</p>

An anti-government "red shirt" protester raises his arms as soldiers shoot tear gas at a clash outside an army base near the parliament in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERSKim Kyung-Hoon

An anti-government "red shirt" protester raises his arms as soldiers shoot tear gas at a clash outside an army base near the parliament in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERSKim Kyung-Hoon

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<p>Anti-government "red shirt" protesters stand against a water cannon as they clash with soldiers at an army base near the parliament in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERSKim Kyung-Hoon</p>

Anti-government "red shirt" protesters stand against a water cannon as they clash with soldiers at an army base near the parliament in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERSKim Kyung-Hoon

Anti-government "red shirt" protesters stand against a water cannon as they clash with soldiers at an army base near the parliament in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERSKim Kyung-Hoon

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<p>Anti-government "red shirt" protesters clash with soldiers at an army base near the parliament in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERSKim Kyung-Hoon</p>

Anti-government "red shirt" protesters clash with soldiers at an army base near the parliament in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERSKim Kyung-Hoon

Anti-government "red shirt" protesters clash with soldiers at an army base near the parliament in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERSKim Kyung-Hoon

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<p>Anti-government "red shirt" protesters clash with soldiers at an army base near the parliament in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERSKim Kyung-Hoon</p>

Anti-government "red shirt" protesters clash with soldiers at an army base near the parliament in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERSKim Kyung-Hoon

Anti-government "red shirt" protesters clash with soldiers at an army base near the parliament in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERSKim Kyung-Hoon

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<p>Anti-government "red shirt" protester carry a wounded protesters after clashing with soldiers at an army base near the parliament in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERSKim Kyung-Hoon</p>

Anti-government "red shirt" protester carry a wounded protesters after clashing with soldiers at an army base near the parliament in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERSKim Kyung-Hoon

Anti-government "red shirt" protester carry a wounded protesters after clashing with soldiers at an army base near the parliament in Bangkok April 10, 2010. REUTERSKim Kyung-Hoon

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<p>An anti-government "red shirt" protester holds a Thai national flag in the main shopping district in Bangkok, April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Vivek Prakash</p>

An anti-government "red shirt" protester holds a Thai national flag in the main shopping district in Bangkok, April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Vivek Prakash

An anti-government "red shirt" protester holds a Thai national flag in the main shopping district in Bangkok, April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Vivek Prakash

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<p>A Buddhist monk sits next to anti-government "red shirt" protesters in the main shopping district in Bangkok, April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Vivek Prakash</p>

A Buddhist monk sits next to anti-government "red shirt" protesters in the main shopping district in Bangkok, April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Vivek Prakash

A Buddhist monk sits next to anti-government "red shirt" protesters in the main shopping district in Bangkok, April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Vivek Prakash

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<p>An anti-government "red shirt" protester receives blessings from a Buddhist monk after donating alms in the main shopping district in Bangkok, April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Vivek Prakash</p>

An anti-government "red shirt" protester receives blessings from a Buddhist monk after donating alms in the main shopping district in Bangkok, April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Vivek Prakash

An anti-government "red shirt" protester receives blessings from a Buddhist monk after donating alms in the main shopping district in Bangkok, April 10, 2010. REUTERS/Vivek Prakash

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<p>Anti-government "red shirt" protesters are seen behind their national flag during a rally at the main shopping district in Bangkok, April 10, 2010. REUTERSKim Kyung-Hoon</p>

Anti-government "red shirt" protesters are seen behind their national flag during a rally at the main shopping district in Bangkok, April 10, 2010. REUTERSKim Kyung-Hoon

Anti-government "red shirt" protesters are seen behind their national flag during a rally at the main shopping district in Bangkok, April 10, 2010. REUTERSKim Kyung-Hoon

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<p>An anti-government "red shirt" protester sits in front of an advertisement board as he listens to a speech during a rally at the main shopping district in Bangkok, April 10, 2010. REUTERSKim Kyung-Hoon</p>

An anti-government "red shirt" protester sits in front of an advertisement board as he listens to a speech during a rally at the main shopping district in Bangkok, April 10, 2010. REUTERSKim Kyung-Hoon

An anti-government "red shirt" protester sits in front of an advertisement board as he listens to a speech during a rally at the main shopping district in Bangkok, April 10, 2010. REUTERSKim Kyung-Hoon

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