The wooden boat carrying Rohingya refugees being towed by a Royal Thai Navy rescue team on an island in Krabi province. Photo: AFP

Thai navy escorts boat carrying Rohingya towards Malaysia as overcrowding in squalid Bangladesh refugee camps worsens

Rohingya migrants attempting the boat routes south have been a rare sighting since Thai authorities clamped down on regional trafficking networks in 2015, leaving thousands of migrants abandoned in open waters or jungle camps

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The wooden boat carrying Rohingya refugees being towed by a Royal Thai Navy rescue team on an island in Krabi province. Photo: AFP
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