Gunmen kill two Buddhist monks in Thailand’s troubled south

Military police officers and a buddhist monk are seen at a temple where unknown gunmen shot dead two Buddhist monks and injured two others on Friday in Su-ngai Padi district in the southern province of Narathiwat, Thailand, January 19, 2019. REUTERS/Surapan Boonthanom

NARATHIWAT, Thailand (Reuters) – Unknown gunmen shot dead two Buddhist monks and injured two others in an attack at a temple in Thailand’s mainly Muslim south, the first such killing of a Buddhist monk in the restive region in more than three years. An abbot and vice abbot were killed when at least six assailants […]

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