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Thailand’s Muslim south grew bloodier in 2007

January 7, 2008

BANGKOK, Jan 7 (Reuters) – Despite an army “hearts and minds” campaign, last year was the bloodiest in Muslim southern Thailand since a separatist insurgency began four years ago, a Thai research institute said on Monday.
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In 2007, 792 people were killed, taking the death toll in four years of unrest in Thailand’s four southernmost provinces to 2,776, Prince of Songkhla University’s “Deep South Watch” think-tank said.

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