RealNews

Bomb kills soldier, wounds monks in Thai south

A remote-controlled bomb killed a soldier and wounded 11 people in Thailand’s Muslim south on Sunday, police said, the latest attack in a separatist insurgency which has killed more than 1,700 since early 2004. Militants used a mobile phone to detonate a 5-kg (11-lb) bomb hidden in a rubbish bin in the city of Narathiwat as soldiers accompanied five Buddhist monks to protect them as they sought alms, police said. One soldier died on his way to hospital, while other soldiers, monks and four passers-by were wounded, police said. Full Story

OODA Analyst

OODA Analyst

OODA is comprised of a unique team of international experts capable of providing advanced intelligence and analysis, strategy and planning support, risk and threat management, training, decision support, crisis response, and security services to global corporations and governments.