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Pattani bomb kills soldier

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A soldier was killed and five others injured, two seriously, in a roadside bomb explosion in Pattani’s Mai Kaen district on Friday night, police said. 

Six soldiers were patrolling in a pickup truck on a rural road at Ban Rang Mod Daeng in tambon Don Sai of Mai Kaen when a 20-kilogramme home-made bomb buried on the roadside exploded.

Sgt Saipetch Chankrachang was killed instantly, Sgt Amporn Uthaicheeva and Pvt Meerawan Jehmana were seriously injured and three others slightly wounded.

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