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Seven killed in South violence

Authorities concerned over rising bloodshed

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PATTANI : Seven people, including two military rangers, have been slain in separate incidents in the country's strife-torn southernmost provinces, triggering concern among authorities over rising violence in the region. 

Forensic officials examine a petrol station in tambon Naket of Pattani’s Khok Pho district following a gun attack that killed one employee and wounded another. ABDULLOH BENJAKAT

The spate of fatal attacks on security officers and civilians occurred just after three defence volunteers were gunned down in Pattani on their way back from a security meeting on Monday.

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