Three paramilitary rangers were killed and one wounded in an attack by gunmen in Pattani's Yarang district on Thursday morning, reports said.
The attack occurred about 11.30am when six rangers from Ranger Company 2208 were repairing the roof of a villager's house in Binya village in tambon Khlong Mai, part of a win hearts and minds operation.
Seven or eight armed men arrived at the house in a black Toyota pick-up truck and opened fire at the soldiers.
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