10 Uyghurs escape immigrant prison

 10 Uyghurs escape immigrant prison

Uyghurs in Turpan, the far west of China. Photo: M M / flickr.

NONG KHAI, 20 September 2016 (NNT) – 10 Uighurs detained at an immigration checkpoint in Nong Khai province had escaped an immigrant prison. Nine of them were later arrested.

After the illegal immigrants escaped, immigration officers cooperated with village headmen to search for them at train stations, government places and abandoned buildings. All of the Uyghurs are men.

Full story: NNT

Reporter: Suwit Rattiwan,
National News Bureau Of Thailand


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