Five Thai soldiers killed in attack

Five Thai soldiers were killed and one was injured in a roadside bomb explosion in a Thai province of Pattani.

Updated: May 24, 2013, 17:43 PM IST

Bangkok: Five Thai soldiers were killed and one was injured in a roadside bomb explosion in a Thai province of Pattani on Friday.
The rangers were returning to their base in their pick-up truck after duty at a Buddhist temple.
The bomb was detonated by Muslim insurgents in the southern Thailand to ambush a unit of rangers in Moo 4 village in the morning, Xinhua reported citing local media.

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