Mass shootings are very rare in Thailand, which has one of the biggest rates of gun ownership and a high gun murder rate. Media caption Gunman attacks shoppers in Thailand. 8 February 2020. Rescue workers enter the Terminal 21 shopping mall after a soldier went on a shooting rampage in Nakhon Ratchasima, also known as Korat, on Sunday, leaving at least 20 dead. But other social media reports are saying that up to 20 people could have been killed in the rampage. Korat is more than 150 miles from the capital Bangkok. 12 people have been shot dead according to early reports. ... Video Thailand shooting: Soldier's deadly rampage . A THAI soldier has killed 20 people and injured many more in a gun rampage in the Thai city of Nakhon Ratchasima, known as Korat. STORY: There’s been a major shooting incident in Korat city, Nakhon Ratchasima, north eastern Thailand this afternoon. Thailand country profile . Footage appears to show Jakraphanth arriving at the Terminal 21 shopping centre in Korat. shooting renews concern about gun violence The city — better known as Korat — is home to one of Thailand’s largest barracks in a country where the military is enmeshed in politics and society. A soldier who killed 26 people in a gun rampage in the Thai city of Nakhon Ratchasima has been shot dead by the security forces, Thai police say. The camo-wearing killer, …