A trawler was damaged by a bomb and six other locations in Pattani were hit by violence on Wednesday night, killing two military rangers.
Police said the Chok Surasak fishing boat berthed at a pier in Muang district was bombed around 8.20pm but no injuries were reported.
A witness saw people believed to be insurgents approach the fishing vessel in a small boat, and plant what turned out to be a bomb at the rear of the trawler, according to police. The witness could not give an exact number of suspected insurgents were involved.
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