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Thais 'forced' to work amid Gaza blitz

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At least 300 Thai workers in Israel are to be relocated away from Gaza as officials prepare to investigate claims staff are being forced to carry on working in dangerous areas despite warnings of attacks. 

Thai Muslims protest against Israel’s assault on the Gaza Strip outside the Israeli embassy in Bangkok. (Photo by Apichart Jinakul)

Labour permanent secretary Jirasak Sukontachart said 300 of 4,000 Thai workers who work near Gaza want to move to a "safe zone".

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