Burmese women in Thai ‘human zoo’

Burmese women in Thai 'human zoo' - BBC, January 31, 2008
...The United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) says that for the past two years, the Thai authorities have refused to allow a group of 20 Kayan to leave the country, despite firm offers to resettle them in Finland and New Zealand.
The suspicion is that the women are being kept in Thailand because of the central role they play in the local tourism industry...
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