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  1. 1. learning | 27 Apr 2012

    Shan drug lord arrest across from Chiang Rai

    About crime

    By Jon Fernquest

    » Shan drug lord wanted by China for murder of 13 boat crew members on the Mekong sent to China immediately after arrest in Laos.

  2. 2. opinion | 20 Feb 2015

    State of emergency muddles Myanmar peace process

    ethnic strife

    Newspaper section: News

    » President Thein Sein, who is a former military leader himself, declared a three-month state of emergency in the Kokang self-administered zone in the northern part of Shan state, which shares a border with China's Yu...

  3. 3. learning | 08 Feb 2013

    Shans celebrate National Day

    Easy English news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Bangkok Post photograph Patipat Janthong crossed into the Shan State of Myanmar to cover National Day celebrations, held openly for the first time since a truce was signed with the Myanmar government.

  4. 4. news | 07 Jan 2015

    Top LRA rebel 'in US custody': Uganda army

    By AFP

    » A top commander of the notorious Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) rebel army has surrendered and is now in the custody of US forces, the Ugandan army confirmed Wednesday.

  5. 5. learning | 20 Feb 2013

    China drone strike plans on Shan drug lord

    About crime

    By Jon Fernquest

    » Likened to searching for Osama bin Laden, China was prepared to use drones after drug lord killed 13 Chinese sailors in Golden Triangle.

  6. 6. learning | 09 Feb 2012

    Mekong river patrol: China, Thailand, Laos, Myanmar

    About security

    By Jon Fernquest

    » Boat hijacking by Shan drug gang may be behind killing of 13 Chinese crew last year. Tighter security & joint patrol is the response.

  7. 7. news | 10 Feb 2015

    Army blast injures five

    defence

    By Wassana Nanuam, Newspaper section: News

    » An explosion at the Army Ordnance Department yesterday, which left five people injured, was an accident the Royal Thai Army has affirmed.

  8. 8. learning | 27 Sep 2012

    Army’s blimp may fly soon

    Easy English news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » The army’s 350 million-baht blimp has never been put in service and it costs 25 million baht a year to maintain. Now, the army is about to spend 50 million more baht to finally get it into the air.

  9. 9. learning | 24 Mar 2011

    Army chief says 'sorry'

    General news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Army chief Prayuth Chan-ocha has apologised for the army's "lack of understanding and care" that led to large numbers of deaths in the Tak Bai and Krue Se crackdowns in 2004.

  10. 10. news | 28 Feb 2015

    North Korean leader tells army: 'prepare for war'

    By AFP

    » SEOUL - North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has urged his army to prepare for war with the United States and its allies, state media said Saturday, as Pyongyang ramps up the rhetoric ahead of US-South Korea military drills.

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