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Yala bomb kills 8 soldiers

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YALA - Soldiers from an army camp in Nakhon Sawan left their base in Yala early Saturday, looking forward to meeting their families and taking a break from stressful duty. 

Security forces inspect the site of a roadside bomb attack that killed eight soldiers on Saturday morning in Yala. (AFP Photo)

A few minutes later a huge explosion changed everything, leaving eight soldiers dead and their loved ones in mourning. It was the deadliest attack on security forces in the troubled southern provinces this year.

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