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Attack surge worries Sukumpol

Pattani arsons should not derail talks, he says

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The surge of attacks in the far South despite the government's peace talks overture to the Barisan Revolusi Nasional (BRN) is a concern, Defence Minister Sukumpol Suwanatat says. 

Police officers inspect damage at Kolam tambon administration organisation office in Pattani’s Yarang district. It is one of nine local administration offices that were torched by suspected militants on Sunday night. Police found bloodstains at the scene which they believe came from an arsonist who was shot by a security guard. PAREZ LOHASANT

Suspected insurgents staged arson attacks in 15 spots in Pattani late on Sunday night.

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