Thai security forces patrol the railway in the troubled southern province of Yala

Thai security forces patrol the railway in the troubled southern province of Yala

Thai security forces patrol the troubled southern province of Yala. Successive governments' attempts to hold peace dialogue with separatist insurgents have failed to stop violence which has claimed over 7,000 lives since 2004. Photo: Reuters / Surapan Boonthanom

March 8, 2017 4:07 PM (UTC+8)