22 Jan '11, 12pm

The violence in the South continues...

The violence in the South continues...

In two other attacks in nearby Narathiwat province, roadside bombs wounded a Muslim villager riding a motorcycle and a Muslim defence volunteer walking alongside troops. -- PHOTO: AFP BANGKOK - SUSPECTED Muslim separatists shot dead a Muslim defence volunteer in a roadside ambush in Thailand's southern Pattani province on Saturday as he rode a motorcycle home, police said. In two other attacks in nearby Narathiwat province, roadside bombs wounded a Muslim villager riding a motorcycle and a Muslim defence volunteer walking alongside troops with whom he was working, police said. None of the soldiers was hurt. On Wednesday, in the bloodiest incident in months, suspected separatists killed four soldiers and wounded five others in an attack on a small military base in Rangae, Narathiwat province. According to media reports, the attackers made off with weapons. The violence, bel...

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