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3 hrs ago | The Nation

Beliefs shaken as theatre of violence widens in South

The latest attack in Yala's Betong district, which the authorities believed would remain untouched, demonstrates that the separatists cannot be dismissed Expect it to happen when you least expect it.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Bangkok Post

BRN plots new terror campaign

Security agencies are on full alert following a report that nine members of a southern separatist group met in Malaysia recently to plan a series of attacks in the deep South.

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The Nation

Violence against civilian targets must be condemned

Violence has continued unabatedly in the southern border region, and one of the disturbing trends is hitting "soft targets".

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Nation

More insurgent attacks follow car bomb in Yala's Betong district

INSURGENT VIOLENCE has continued in the far South after the devastating car-bomb attack in Yala's Betong district last Friday, two days before the end of Ramadan.

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Bangkok Post

Army denounces militants for kiling girl, 10, in Pattani

The army Monday denounced militants for killing a 10-year-old girl in Pattani ahead of the Hari Raya new year's day for Muslims in the southern border provinces.

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Thanh Nein News

Thai soldier among four killed in clash in Muslim south

A Thai soldier and three suspected Muslim separatists were killed on Monday in a clash in southern Thailand, police said, as security forces in the region were on alert for attacks marking the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Asia News Network

BANGKOK: Bringing peace to south Thailand: mission impossible?

The car bomb that ripped through a busy street in Yala's Betong district last week killing two people and wounding 42 surprised security officials.

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Bangkok Post

Highest security in Hat Yai

Authorities have beefed up security in this bustling southern district to the highest level as the end of Ramadan draws near with tourists starting to return to the southern border tourist city.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Asia News Network

BANGKOK: Tackle south Thailand insurgency, businessmen tell junta

Business leaders in Thailand's southern border region yesterday urged the ruling junta to come up with clear measures to deal with insurgent violence in the restive region.

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The Star Online

Terror attack: Thai policemen inspecting the damage at the scene of the blast in Betong.

YALA: A late decision to have coffee at an eatery probably spared Seah Choo Pheng from being killed in a bomb blast in Betong here on Friday.

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The Nation

Insurgency in the deep South is not a religious conflict

Over the last couple of weeks, Thai authorities in the southernmost provinces have been boasting how they have stepped up security measures to ensure that the last 10 days of Ramadan will be a peaceful period.

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The Nation

Historic cooperation opens door to new opportunities

Wansuhailan Waleng, a student at Pattani Vocational College, joins a workshop on hotel management with Malaysian students at Langkawi Vocational College.

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Bangkok Post

Tourists pick Hat Yai after Betong bomb

Hotels in Songkhla's Hat Yai district have been overwhelmingly reserved for end of Ramadan celebrations as tourists are shifting from restive Betong district in Yala.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Nation

Deadly car bomb hits Betong

A car bomb exploded in Betong district in Yala yesterday evening, killing at least two people and wounding 34 others, three of them seriously.

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Malaysian National News Agency

One Malaysian Injured In Yala Bomb Blast

KUALA LUMPUR, July 25 -- A Malaysian was injured when a car bomb exploded outside a hotel in the Yala province in southern Thailand on Friday.

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The Baltimore Sun

Two killed by car bomb blamed on separatists in southern Thailand

A car bomb killed at least two people and injured 36 outside a hotel in southern Thailand on Friday, police said, the latest deadly attack in an area plagued by separatist violence for the past decade.

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Suria

Car bomb kills three, wounds 36 in Thai...

A car bomb exploded on Friday outside a hotel in insurgency-wracked southern Thailand, killing three people and wounding 36 others, police said.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Nation

Two police badly hurt by roadside bomb in Pattani

FOUR BORDER patrol police officers were injured - two seriously - when a 20kg bomb went off on the side of number 42 highway in Pattani's Muang district yesterday.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Bangkok Post

NCPO okays fences for at-risk schools

The National Council for Peace and Order panel responsible for ending violence in the deep South has approved a plan to build fences around schools in 136 villages at high risk in the region.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Nation

Four small bombs go off in the far South

FOUR BOMBS went off yesterday at three locations in Ra-ngae district in Narathiwat, without causing casualties but damaging some property.

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