Published: Sep 02, 2018
Tension is mounting in Thailand’s Muslim South as security officials brace for possible retaliation by separatist militants as the trial of seven suspected insurgents linked to a car-bomb plot in Bangkok two years ago comes to a close later this month.
Published: Nov 18, 2016
THE car bomb used in the attack outside a co-operative shop in Pattani’s Yaring district on Thursday evening consisted of home-made explosives attached to two 15 kilogram cooking cylinders and weighed around 200 kilograms, a police source revealed yesterday.
Published: Feb 28, 2016
THE DEADLY car bomb attack in the deep South province of Pattani on Saturday came just two days after former premier General Chavalit Yongchaiyudh warned that the government’s trumpeting of a reduction in violence in the region was misguided.