Suspected Masterminds Behind Hat Yai Mass Bombing Arrested

View of the main building at Hat Yai International Airport
View of the main building at Hat Yai International Airport. Photo: Nutjaru / Wikimedia Commons.

SONGKHLA — Security officers have detained two men accused of engineering the coordinated bombing attacks that rocked Songkhla province in May. Usman Daman, 27, and [Read More…]

Muslim cleric Abu Bakar Bashir jailed for 15 years over jihadi training camp

Thailand News Breaking News
Thailand News Breaking News. Image: TN.

Radical cleric Abu Bakar Bashir was sentenced today to 15 years in prison for helping to organize and fund a jihadi training camp that brought [Read More…]

Thai Army Chief criticizes plotters of car bomb in Pattani as inhuman

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Thailand News Breaking News. Image: TN.

BANGKOK, 10 February 2012 (NNT) – Thai Army Chief General Prayut Chan-O-Cha has criticized the mastermind of the car bomb in front of Pattani’s Provincial [Read More…]

New mastermind behind Southern Thailand bombing: Police

Sadao checkpoint in Danok, Songkhla, southern border with Malaysia
Sadao checkpoint in Danok, Songkhla, southern border with Malaysia. Image: Slleong.

Thai security officials probing a bomb attack in Yala on Tuesday that wounded scores of victims, including young students, have identified the possible mastermind: an [Read More…]