20 Jan '11, 3am

Rebels kill four in attack on Thai military: Army: NARATHIWAT (Thailand) - DOZENS of armed rebels ... - #Asia #News

NARATHIWAT (Thailand) - DOZENS of armed rebels killed at least four Thai soldiers and injured several more when they raided a military camp in Thailand's troubled south, an army spokesman said on Thursday. About 50 militants attacked the unit in Narathiwat province on Wednesday evening, sparking a gun battle, Colonel Banphot Poonpien said. 'Four soldiers died in the attack and seven were injured. Of these, four are in a critical condition,' he told AFP, adding that a number of weapons were stolen. 'It's unclear how many guns were taken by militants but they were mostly from dead soldiers,' he said. Suspected Islamic insurgents have waged a violent campaign in the southern region bordering Malaysia since early 2004, leaving more than 4,400 Muslims and Buddhists dead. On Tuesday, Thailand extended emergency rule in most of the Muslim-majority southern region for another thre...

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