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2,000 migrants held in Chon Buri

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Almost 2,000 migrant workers, both legal and illegal, have been detained for questioning following a raid on 12 buildings in Chon Buri’s Si Racha district. 

Almost 2,000 migrant workers are rounded up in a raid by authorities at Si Racha housing complex on Friday. (Photo by Jerdsak Saengthongcharoen)

A combined team of officials from the Labour Ministry and the Department of Special Investigation's eastern branch and local police on Friday raided a Si Racha housing complex in tambon Nong Khamand found almost 2,000 migrant workers from Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar staying there.

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