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Thais warned against crossing Myanmar border at Phop Phra

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TAK, May 2 – Thai nationals are advised against crossing the Myanmar border at Tak’s Phop Phra district as their safety is uncertain after the Democratic Karen Buddhist Army (DKBA) threatened to retaliate unless the Thai authorities removes its leader’s name from Thailand’s list of drug traffickers, the Tak governor said on Wednesday.

Governor Suriya Prasartbundit made his warning after the DKBA earlier issued a statement defending its commander-in-chief General Saw Ler Pwe, commonly known as Na Khan Mwe, who was listed by the Thai Narcotics Control Board on its list of 25 most-wanted drug traffickers.

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