Insurgents attack during national anthem at school | Bangkok Post: Most recent

Most Recent >

Gunmen fire on Narathiwat school

- +

Gunmen opened fire at police guarding students and teachers during the morning national anthem at a school in the southern border province of Narathiwat on Thursday morning. Fortunately, no one was injured. 

The attack occurred at Ban Yalaeboh School in Rueso district about 8am, where eight police were guarding the students and teachers.

Pol Lt Manachai Jai-uea, who headed the security team at the school, said the gunmen hid in a rubber plantation behind the school and fired M16 assault rifles at police in the compound.

Keep up-to-date with the latest on coup d'etat with Bangkok Post SMS News. Call *451391000 to subscribe – 39 baht/month (7 days free, available in Thailand only) Bangkok Post SMS News: Deliver only trustworthy news on SMS

This article is older than 60 days, which we reserve for our premium members only.You can subscribe to our premium member subscription, here.

2 people commented about the above

Readers are urged not to submit comments that may cause legal dispute including slanderous, vulgar or violent language, incorrectly spelt names, discuss moderation action, quotes with no source or anything deemed critical of the monarchy. More information in our terms of use.

Please use our forum for more candid, lengthy, conversational and open discussion between one another.

  • Latest
  • Oldest
  • Most replied to
  • Most liked
  • Most disliked

    Click here to view more comments