Sunday, 31 March 2013

Police extortion of Myanmar migrants in Mae Sot

Police in Mae Sot, Thailand have been extorting 1,000 baht per person from Myanmar migrants returning home for the April 2013 water festival, The Irrawaddy reports here and here.

News summary: January - March 2013

Due to a near three month lapse in posting, the following are some articles from January to March 2013 dealing with Myanmar workers in Myanmar or abroad.