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Thai Muslim rebels ignore olive branch for now

The insurgency in Thailand’s Muslim south will go on despite the post-coup government replacing the iron fist of ousted Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra with an olive branch, analysts said. But the u-turn, featuring a humble apology for past brutality, the promise of a place for Islamic Sharia law in the Malay-speaking region and the revival of a once-trusted administrative body could undermine support for the violence, they said. Full Story

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