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One killed, 12 injured in Pattani’s unrest

Thai policemen assist an injured person after a grenade bomb exploded outside a police station in Pattani

Thai policemen assist an injured person after a grenade bomb exploded outside a police station in Pattani province on April 21, 2010. A grenade attack and a car bomb in Thailand's troubled south killed a policeman and injured dozens more police and civilians, officials said. Two men riding a motorcycle tossed a hand grenade towards 50 police officers as they received a morning briefing from their commander at the Pattani provincial police station, a spokesman said. TOPSHOTS AFP PHOTO / Tuwaedaniya Meringing


Unrest in the deep South flared up again with nine bomb attacks in Pattani’s Yaring district early Thursday, resulting in one death and 12 others getting injured.

Security officers later sealed the Tambon Yaring Municipality and ordered residents and children to stay indoors, as they swept the area for more threats in the morning.

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