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    Second Blast Strikes as Bangkok Seeks Answers

    Reeling still from yesterday’s tragedy, the Thai capital suffered another explosion today. Luckily no one was injured by the device, which was dropped from a ferry pier bridge into a river. But authorities say they are looking for a man who was pictured at the scene of yesterday’s carnage carrying a backpack, and Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha is vowing to find the culprits. With at least 22 dead, including nine foreigners, officials fear the attack will continue taking its toll on the victims’ families, the injured … and the nation’s vital tourism industry. 

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