State of Emergency Extended for Thailand’s Southern Provinces of Yala, Pattani and Narathiwat

The emergency decree has been declared in the deep South to allow authorities to bypass normal legal procedures for taking suspected insurgents into custody and for interrogation.

State of Emergency Extended for Thailand’s Southern Provinces of Yala, Pattani and Narathiwat

YALA – Thailand’s Junta Government on Friday extended the state of emergency on three southern border provinces for three more months. Gen Wallop Raksanoh, secretary general of the National Security Council, said the committee in charge of emergency situation in the deep South decided to extend the state of emergency for Yala, Pattani and Narathiwat […]