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Elite combat unit heads South

The South has its own special ops unit, helping keep the region safe

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Most Bangkok residents would be unfamiliar with the LRSU. But for those in the restive South, this elite special operations unit needs no introduction. 

Border patrol police officers under the Long Range Surveillance Unit take a patrol boat to Bang Lang dam in Yala’s Than To district. WASSAYOS NGAMKHAM

The Long Range Surveillance Unit, which operates under the Border Patrol Police Bureau (BPPB), comprises specially-trained border patrol officers whose combat skills are unrivalled among their peers.

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