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Government denies pact stirred fresh unrest

6 hurt in Narathiwat blasts as rebels strike

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At least six people were injured yesterday in two bomb blasts in Narathiwat, just a day after the government signed a peace talks deal with the Barisan Revolusi Nasional (BRN). 

The government, however, was quick to dismiss any link between the peace talks agreement and the explosions although some critics suggested the blasts were an attempt to discredit the peace plan.

Five civilians and one soldier were wounded when a motorcycle bomb went off at the entrance of a fresh market on Phuphaphakdee Road of Muang Narathiwat municipality at 5.50am.

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