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Police take action after Rohingya roundup

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  • Writer: Vichayant Boonchote and News Agencies
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SONGKHLA - Police have filed charges against eight suspects in connection with trafficking more than 700 Rohingya migrants into the country on their way to work in Malaysia. 

The Rohingya from Myanmar were rounded up by authorities on Thursday and Friday and detained in four separate locations. They will be sent back to their countries.

Another 307 Rohingya, including women and children, were rounded up in Songkhla province on Friday.(Photo by Vichayant Boonchote)

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