restive south

Villagers taken in under martial law for questioning over Yala shoot-out, Southern Thailand

PHOTO: Charoon Thongnual Security officials have interrogated 18 people living near the site of this week’s clash between soldiers and…

2 months ago

No sign of concrete policies for conflict in the far South

by Don Pathan Parties offer few if any answers for a 15 year old deadly insurgency that successive governments have…

4 months ago

A new round of Southern peace talks gives hope but the Junta is stalling during the election campaign

Peace talks to end the long-running conflict in Thailand’s southernmost provinces hit a stumbling block last week when Thailand’s new…

5 months ago

Bomb and grenade attacks rattle Thailand’s southern provinces

The Thai PM has described the attackers as "opportunists" after a wave of coordinated bomb attacks by suspected insurgents hit…

7 months ago

Suspected insurgent killed during Songkhla shootout

A suspected insurgent was shot dead in Songkhla’s Thepha district early today (Monday) after Army troops, rangers and police joined…

9 months ago

Two rangers killed, four others injured in Pattani ambush

FILE PHOTO - The Nation Another attack in the deep south. Thai PBS reports that two para-military rangers have been…

10 months ago