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Rights activists scoff at 'Uygur terrorist' claims over group of 410 held in Thailand
200 'Turkish refugees' rescued from Thai slave camp turn out to be Uygurs

Some 200 people rescued by police from a human trafficking camp in southern Thailand are suspected to be Uygur Muslims from Xinjiang , Thai police sources said yesterday.

20 Jun 2018 - 5:38PM

Some 200 people rescued by police from a human trafficking camp in southern Thailand are suspected to be Uygur Muslims from Xinjiang , Thai police sources said yesterday.

200 'Turkish refugees' rescued from Thai slave camp turn out to be Uygurs
Passport used on lost Malaysia Airlines flight traced to bizarre theft in Phuket

Luigi Maraldi, the Italian man who was named as one of the 239 people on board the missing flight, has spoken of the bizarre circumstances in which he lost his passport last year while on holiday in Phuket.

10 Mar 2014 - 9:21AM

Luigi Maraldi, the Italian man who was named as one of the 239 people on board the missing flight, has spoken of the bizarre circumstances in which he lost his passport last year while on holiday in Phuket.

Passport used on lost Malaysia Airlines flight traced to bizarre theft in Phuket
Brawling Chinese tourist group thrown off plane at Phuket airport
10 gangs in Rohingya people-smuggling racket, says Thai immigration official

A Thai immigration official who raids jungle camps holding Rohingya boatpeople said yesterday that up to 10 gangs were involved in the large-scale people-smuggling operation.

29 Jan 2014 - 4:11AM

A Thai immigration official who raids jungle camps holding Rohingya boatpeople said yesterday that up to 10 gangs were involved in the large-scale people-smuggling operation.

10 gangs in Rohingya people-smuggling racket, says Thai immigration official
Rohingya refugees being 'held in secret Thai jungle camps and sold to human traffickers'
Thai immigration officials helping sell Rohingya refugees to traffickers

Thai immigration officials were involved in the weekend sale of Rohingya detainees to people smugglers, according to sources, whose tips allowed the South China Morning Post to witness part of the clandestine deal taking place.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM

Thai immigration officials were involved in the weekend sale of Rohingya detainees to people smugglers, according to sources, whose tips allowed the South China Morning Post to witness part of the clandestine deal taking place.

Thai immigration officials helping sell Rohingya refugees to traffickers
Tsunami bodies stranded amid Thai-Myanmese row
Wave horror hangs over holiday isle
first person
22 Dec 2005 - 12:00AM
first person
Thai tsunami warning system still not quite there
Mixed fortunes for Thai beach resorts
Myanmese pay ultimate price for ID card evasion
Body mix-ups worsen pain for tsunami victims' families
Amid the tourists, relatives remember lost ones
Wretched reality intrudes on idyll
Thai biologists track  deadly box jellyfish
Drivers get no sleep in dash for cash, report says
Thailand picks up boatload of Rohingya near Phuket
Sun, surf, sand ... but deadly jellyfish cast shadow on Phuket
Cathay pilot who lost foot is reaching for the sky
Desperate Rohingya not waiting for safe sailing season to flee Myanmar

The influx of Rohingya refugees to Thailand has begun early this year, with a boatload landing yesterday in the country's south - the first of what's likely to be thousands of new arrivals from Myanmar.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:51PM

The influx of Rohingya refugees to Thailand has begun early this year, with a boatload landing yesterday in the country's south - the first of what's likely to be thousands of new arrivals from Myanmar.

Desperate Rohingya not waiting for safe sailing season to flee Myanmar
open questions
22 Dec 2005 - 12:00AM
open questions
Thai forces accused of shooting fleeing Rohingya refugees off Phuket

The alleged killings, which are said to have occurred on February 22, came during an attempt by the military to transfer about 20 refugees from the boat on which they arrived from Myanmar with more than 100 others, to a smaller vessel.

7 Mar 2013 - 2:32AM

The alleged killings, which are said to have occurred on February 22, came during an attempt by the military to transfer about 20 refugees from the boat on which they arrived from Myanmar with more than 100 others, to a smaller vessel.

Thai forces accused of shooting fleeing Rohingya refugees off Phuket
Rescued tourist slams Phuket boating safety
ONE YEAR ON
22 Dec 2005 - 12:00AM
ONE YEAR ON
Boatpeople who say they witnessed Thai shooting incident disappear

Concerns grow for a group of Rohingya boatpeople who have disappeared from a village where they were being sheltered north of Phuket, after claiming last week that they saw Thai troops shooting at other refugees.

12 Mar 2013 - 2:18AM

Concerns grow for a group of Rohingya boatpeople who have disappeared from a village where they were being sheltered north of Phuket, after claiming last week that they saw Thai troops shooting at other refugees.

Boatpeople who say they witnessed Thai shooting incident disappear
Thai army raids Rohingya smugglers' secret camp near Malaysian border
Tsunami has eased Thais' attitude to Myanmese workers
Villagers decry 'slaughter' of Rohingya as Thai PM vows inquiry

More damning evidence has emerged of what villagers describe as the "slaughter" of Rohingya refugees by members of the Thai military near the holiday island of Phuket, with Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra pledging to investigate the incident.

14 Mar 2013 - 2:51AM

More damning evidence has emerged of what villagers describe as the "slaughter" of Rohingya refugees by members of the Thai military near the holiday island of Phuket, with Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra pledging to investigate the incident.

Villagers decry 'slaughter' of Rohingya as Thai PM vows inquiry