Two Buddhist monks shot dead at temple in Thailand’s restive south

Gunmen in Thailand’s deep south shot dead two Buddhist monks and wounded two others inside a temple, police said on Saturday, capping a week of deadly violence as the prime minister vowed to “punish” those responsible.
Black-clad assailants carrying rifles crept into Rattanaupap temple in Narathiwat province near Malaysia’s border on Friday evening and started firing, said local superintendent Pakdi Preechachon. “The attack took place around 7:30pm when an unknown…