Thai Military Opened Fire and Killed Rohingya North of Phuket, Say Boatpeople, Villagers

Thai Military Opened Fire and Killed Rohingya North of Phuket, Say Boatpeople, Villagers – phuketwan.com, March 6, 2013
…The killings, which are said to have occurred on February 22, came during a botched attempt by the military to transfer about 20 would-be refugees from the large boat on which they arrived from Burma (Myanmar) with 110 others, to a much smaller vessel.
When some feared they would be separated from family members, they jumped in the water and the military men opened fire during the predawn incident, the witnesses said…

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