Thailand Court Orders Deportation of 70 Pakistani Asylum Seekers

On Monday, Thai authorities announced they would step up efforts to arrest foreigners without appropriate legal status.

Thailand Court Orders Deportation of 70 Pakistani Asylum Seekers

BANGKOK – A Thai Court on Thursday convicted 70 Pakistani asylum seekers of staying illegally in Thailand despite their protestations that they face persecution if they are sent home, as police intensify a crackdown on illegal immigration. The Taling Chan Provincial Court issued fines and up to two-month suspended jail sentences to the group, which […]