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Tight security for South New Year

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  • Writer: Wadao Harai and Maluding Tido
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Security officials in the southernmost provinces will be prohibited from taking leave during the New Year holiday period in case of possible attacks. 

Soldiers stand watch as Muslim villagers hold national flags and banners during an anti-violence rally in Narathiwat on Saturday. (AFP Photo)

Authorities issued the directive amid reports of arson attacks that destroyed 26 closed-circuit television security cameras at three points in Pattani’s Saiburi district.

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