YALA :- A BOMB BLAST in Yala's Krong Pinang district the previous day slain 3 troops and injured 4 citizens, along with a 5-year-old boy.

The Ahead Command of the Internal Security Operations Command (Isoc) Area 4 criticized the attack, accusing it on extremist assailants who officials stated functioned simultaneously without having issue for any influence on local residents. The assault not merely killed state officers, but in addition injured civilians, as well as young children.

The Ahead Command provides condolences to the families of the slain troops, who actually completed their duty until the time they expired. The Military will help the family members as best they can afterwards.

The blast occurred at around 8am on Krong Pinang-Sa-ai Road about 200 metres in the Ban Sa-ai School. It evidently aimed an armoured vehicle holding a six-strong Military team offering protection to instructors and pupils reaching the school. The bomb effect created a crater 5m wide and 1m deep.

The blast immediately slain Master Sergeant 1st Class Saiyud Ferngdech and Sergeant Kiattisak Buapat, and damaged Sergeant Theerapong Talasa and also Private Surapan Saengdao. Theerapong later was a victim of his injuries and was declared dead at Yala Hospital. The blast in addition slightly wounded villagers Ma Mahaming, 40, Suranee Mahaming, 12, and Muhammad-atsaha Mahaming, 5, as they simply drove by in a pick-up vehicle. Authorities alleged the assault was done by an rebel cell directed by Aba Jeh-ali.

Deputy Prime Minister Pol General Pracha Promnog, writing comments on the forthcoming round of peace speaks with Barisan Revolusi Nasional (BRN), stated officials were looking at the BRN's 5 demands. Both parties in the discussions will have to evaluate them in an attempt to continue together with the calmness discussion without having trouble.