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Captain killed, 14 troops hurt in Narathiwat ambush

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An army captain was killed and 14 soldiers wounded in an ambush that triggered a gunfight late yesterday afternoon in Narathiwat's Rueso district, police say. 

Security officers rescue a soldier wounded in a bomb blast in Narathiwat’s Rueso district yesterday afternoon. The bomb killed an army captain and injured 14 others. WAEDAO HARAI

The ambush was one of several attacks that took place yesterday. They came one day after a government team, led by National Security Council (NSC) chief Paradorn Pattanatabut, met insurgent representatives in Kuala Lumpur for an initial round of peace talks.

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