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Pictures of Fire at Central Bang Na

August 27, 2011
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Pictures of Fire at Central Bang Na

Fire broke out at the canteen on the seventh floor of Central Bang Na shopping mall Saturday afternoon. Police said the fire started at 3:35 pm and shoppers were urgently evacuated from the mall. Firefighters put out the blaze at 4:25 pm. (The Nation)

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Bombings & Shootings in the Deep South of Thailand

August 23, 2011
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Bombings & Shootings in the Deep South of Thailand

The following map shows the locations mentioned in travel advisories issued by the UK and US governments. As the incidents in the deep south of Thailand often happen in the middle of no-where, it is impossible for us to map every bomb attack and shooting. Please use this map as a general idea of where each province is in Thailand.…

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169 Bodies found in Mass Graves in Rayong

August 19, 2011
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169 Bodies found in Mass Graves in Rayong

Police suspect they have found bodies of missing reds By The Nation Published on August 19, 2011 Police will examine the 169 bodies found buried at two temples in Rayong province to determine if they could be the red-shirt protesters said to have gone missing during last year’s riots. Pol Lt-General Santhan Chayanont, commander of the police bureau’s Law and…

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Fire at Le Raffine Condominium on Suk 24

August 17, 2011
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Fire at Le Raffine Condominium on Suk 24

A fire broke out at the 18th floor of the luxury 30-storey condominium Le Raffine on Sukhumvit Soi 24 about 2pm, reports said. The reports said the fire was spreading to the top of the building. Police had closed  Sukhumvit Soi 24 to traffic to allow fire engines to get access. The people living in the condominium were being evacuated to…

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Narathiwat Provincial Prison

August 13, 2011
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Narathiwat Provincial Prison

A riot at Narathiwat prison, the second in the past two months, erupted on 11th August 2012 and turned violent, after a search by guards and police to suppress drug dealing from inside the prison walls. A riot at Narathiwat prison, the second in the past two months, erupted yesterday and turned violent, after a search by guards and police…

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