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No safe place in Thailand’s southern conflict

On February 28, Thailand’s military government announced that Mara Patani, an umbrella group for Malay Muslim separatist groups active in the country’s southernmost region, agreed to create “safety zones” in five districts of the conflict-plagued area. The talks were held in neighboring Malaysia, which has served as facilitator for dialogue ever since the elected government […]