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Media takes heat for 'poor' news reports

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The media needs to play a more active role in reporting the truth about violence in the deep South, a seminar was told yesterday. 

Col Parinya Chaidirok, a former spokesman for the director of the Internal Security Operations Command (Isoc), said the media should work harder to reveal the truth about violence in the Muslim-dominated provinces of Pattani, Yala and Narathiwat.

Col Parinya said media outlets should also endeavour to report opinions and feelings of local people as such reports could help solve problems there.

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