Bomb blasts and gunshots heard along Malaysian-Thai border


Tak Bai, a border town on the Malaysia-Thailand border in the southern Thai province of Narathiwat, was awakened by a series of bomb blasts and sounds of gunfire on Wednesday (May 25).

The blasts, which occurred at about 10pm, were also heard in Pengkalan Kubor, Tumpat in Kelantan, Malaysia.

Several videos recorded by the public have gone viral on social media, showing raging fires in addition to several men releasing gunshots, according to Malaysia’s Sinar Harian newspaper.

Read more…
Source: The Straits Times