Muslim Uighurs refugees detained in Thailand

Some 15 ethnic Muslim Uighurs from China’s Xinjiang region were detained in the eastern province of Sa Kaeo intending to emigrate to Turkey. A joint border patrol operation of Thai soldiers and police discovered a group of 15 Muslims refugees, 10 of whom were children, hidden in a forest 200 metres from the Thai-Cambodian border […]

Yingluck Discuss Bilateral Relations and Refugees with Thein Sein

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra attended bilateral talks with Myanmar President Thein Sein during the ASEAN Summit in Brunei, during which several issues of cooperation were discussed. On Thursday, Deputy Government Spokesman Phakdihan Himathongkham reported that the Thai PM had met with the Myanmar President during her visit to Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei, to participate in […]

OIC Envoy Satisfied with Thailand’s Humanitarian Aid for Rohingya

  The continuation of humanitarian services to Rohingya is a vital aspect of the Thai Government’s standard of human rights. It is important for other member nations of ASEAN to move towards a resolution with Myanmar. Thailand is a transit point for the Rohingya people. Many have expressed to reach Malaysia, their ultimate destination.   […]