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Four rebel raid suspects nabbed

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Security officials arrested four men believed to be involved in the failed militant attack on a marine base in Narathiwat's Bacho district Thursday. 

The arrest came as experts warned the death of 16 insurgents killed in the bungled raid would encourage younger Muslims to join the rebel ranks.

Three of the suspects were apprehended while travelling in a pickup truck in tambon Rueso municipality in Rueso district after police noticed bloodstains on the vehicle's left door.

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