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Eight shot in bus attack

Insurgents on Tuesday fired at a passenger bus in Yala's Bannang Sata district, injuring eight

Police were alerted at 6.49am about the attack on YalaKrong Pinang Road. The bus driver, Winai Preechachote, told police that he was driving on his routine route from Bannang Sata to Muang district and was passing two men standing at this roadside when they pulled out shotguns and fired at the bus.

Winai accelerated and drove to a nearby hospital after learning that some passengers had suffered gunshot wounds.


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