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Two policemen seriously injured in Pattani ambush

Pattani - Insurgents detonated a roadside bomb to ambush a police patrol unit, severely injuring two officers Tuesday.

The explosion occurred on the Mayor-Yarang Road in Koh Chan village in Tambon Koh Chan of Mayor district at 10 am.

Pol Cpl Atithep Sangthong, 31, and Pol L/C Rusdee Johdoloh, 22, were severely injured. They were rushed to the district hospital before they were forwarded t the Pattani hospital.

The two were riding their motorcycle, leading a police patrol car to inspect the road when insurgents detonated the bomb with a walkie-talkie radio.

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