A 2015 photograph of Manus Kongpan arriving at the criminal court in Bangkok. Photo: AFP A 2015 photograph of Manus Kongpan arriving at the criminal court in Bangkok. Photo: AFP
A 2015 photograph of Manus Kongpan arriving at the criminal court in Bangkok. Photo: AFP
Thailand

Thai general Manus Kongpan, jailed for trafficking Rohingya refugees, dies in prison

  • Manus was given an 82-year sentence following Thailand’s largest-ever human smuggling investigation
  • The court case was sparked by the discovery in 2015 of the bodies of at least 30 refugees in mass graves

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A 2015 photograph of Manus Kongpan arriving at the criminal court in Bangkok. Photo: AFP A 2015 photograph of Manus Kongpan arriving at the criminal court in Bangkok. Photo: AFP
A 2015 photograph of Manus Kongpan arriving at the criminal court in Bangkok. Photo: AFP
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