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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
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.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
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.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
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.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Rains help clear Yala's smog-hit skies
Yala's air quality has improved after yesterday's bout of heavy rains has helped clear up the smog-filled skies.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Smog from Indonesia blankets Yala
Smoke from forest fires on Sumatra is an annual dry season hazard that often affects neighbouring Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand every year in June and July.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
3 KFC outlets to close for maintenance
KFC is temporarily closing down three restaurants in the deep South for renovation - two in Pattani and one in Yala.