Chronic failure in Thai police: HRW

Chronic failure in Thai police: HRW - The Nation, February 7, 2008
...Police brutality and abuses have characterized government efforts to suppress drugs in Thailand in recent years. HRW documented extrajudicial killings and other serious human rights violations in the context of former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra's notorious "war on drugs" (see the report at http://www.hrw.org/reports/2004/thailand0704/thailand0704.pdf).
Despite the killing of more than 2,000 people, to date there have been no criminal prosecutions of the perpetrators, many of whom are believed to include police officers...
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