• Kyodo


A Thai court began Monday hearing testimony as part of an inquest sought by public prosecutors into the slaying of a Japanese cameraman during an antigovernment demonstration in Bangkok in 2010.

Yusuke Muramoto, 43, testified at the Bangkok South Criminal Court that his elder brother Hiroyuki Muramoto was shot dead on April 10, 2010, while covering clashes between the protesters and troops for Reuters news agency.

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