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3 die as bomb rips through navy base

Multiple-trigger device fools disposal crew

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Three servicemen, including a senior bomb disposal expert, were killed when a bomb they were inspecting exploded inside a Narathiwat naval base Monday. 

Emergency crews rushed this badly maimed survivor of the bomb blast to hospital in Narathiwat. Three men died in the explosion. (Bangkok Post photo)

An explosives team had previously worked to disarm the bomb and had declared it safe to handle.

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