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Cops in the line of fire

Volunteering officers put aside fears for own safety for the sake of the greater good

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Senior police investigators who have volunteered to work in the deep South for two years realise their lives potentially now hang by a thread. 

"If you ask me whether I am scared of the violence in the deep South, of course the answer is yes, because I am also a human being," Pol Lt Col Yos Thaithieng, a senior investigator at Wang Sai Phun police station in Phichit's Wang Sai Phun district, said.

"But as a police officer I can't afford to fear it. I am ready to go there to work for the nation and the people," he said.

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