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Southern militants turn guns on outsiders

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  • Writer: Wassana Nanuam and Manop Thip-osod
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The cold-blooded murder in Yala of four traders from central Rayong province has set alarm bells ringing in the offices of the security forces battling the insurgency in the three southernmost border provinces. 

The four men from the eastern seaboard province were tied up and shot dead at close range by men who stormed into their hut in Yala's Krong Penang district about 1am on Tuesday.

They were in the far South on a regular visit to buy fruit from local farmers to sell in Rayong.

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