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Use of Martial Law Raises Fears of Mistreatment

(New York) – Thai authorities should release or charge with a credible offense an ethnic Malay Muslim human rights activist who has been detained in the deep south, Human Rights Watch said today. Authorities arrested Burhan Buraheng of the human rights…
Human rights activist Burhan Buraheng has been arbitrarily detained without charge in a military camp in Thailand’s Pattani province since August 1, 2018.
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 One of the few remaining hunter-gatherer populations in Southeast Asia, the Moken have made the sea their home. Foraging food from oceans and forests, trading fish and shells for…
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End Inhumane Detention, Family Separation of 1,800 Muslims from Burma

(Bangkok) – Thailand’s government should release ethnic Rohingya from Burma who are detained under inhumane and unsafe conditions, and ensure their protection needs are met. On August 13, 2013, the Thai cabinet considered a plan to transfer 1,839…
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 Ad Hoc and Inadequate 
 Thailand’s Treatment of Refugees and Asylum Seekers
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 Burmese
 Border Displaced Persons: June 2012
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