The execution comes as Thailand’s coup leader-turned-premier Prayuth Chan-ocha prepares to travel to the United Kingdom and France on a highly-publicised official visit. File photo: EPA

Thailand carries out first execution since 2009 – on convicted murderer who robbed, then stabbed teen victim 24 times

The execution drew condemnation from rights groups

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The execution comes as Thailand’s coup leader-turned-premier Prayuth Chan-ocha prepares to travel to the United Kingdom and France on a highly-publicised official visit. File photo: EPA
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