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Peace talks fail to halt bomb attacks

2 die, Democrats query South peace move

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Two military rangers were killed and 11 others, including rangers and civilians, were wounded in a motorcycle bomb in Yala Saturday in the second day of violence since a deal to negotiate a peace settlement was signed. 

Yasri Khan

The attack follows further violence on Friday in the far South after National Security Council secretary-general Paradorn Pattanatabutr signed an agreement with Hassan Taib, identified as the chief of the Barisan Revolusi Nasional (BRN) liaison office in Malaysia, in Kuala Lumpur on Thursday. Friday's bomb attack was carried out in Narathiwat.

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