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Thai Police Find Graves At Second Migrant Jungle Camp - Yahoo News

Two adults suffering from malnutrition and scabies were discovered at the first camp and taken to hospital. A fresh corpse was also out in the open. During a visit to the region on Saturday AFP also came across two teenage migrant boys who had been apprehended by police. They said they had fled the first camp when the authorities raided it on Friday, leaving for another one nearby -- fuelling suspicions that camps are still operating in the region. View gallery Bags containing skeletons dug out from a mass grave lie in an abandoned jungle camp in the Sadao dis The exodus of Rohingya -- described by the UN as one of the world's most persecuted minorities -- followed deadly communal unrest which broke out in western Myanmar's Rakhine state in 2012. Rohingya living in Bangladesh have also been trafficked to Thailand, after being duped with fake job offers or even drugged. Prawut said five officials from Padang Besar have now been arrested on human trafficking charges since the first camp was discovered, including a suspect who turned himself in on Tuesday morning.
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Video gives glimpse of migrants desperate to reach Europe - CBS News

The footage was shot by a crew member of the cargo ship Zeran, which rescued migrants from two boats over the weekend and docked at Catania's port canine scabies Tuesday with mostly West African survivors aboard. The scabies photos weekend saw a dramatic increase in rescues as smugglers took advantage of calm seas and warm weather to send thousands of migrants into the M... In the footage, migrants jumped or fell from their deflating dinghy to catch lifesavers tossed into the water by Zeran crew members. Others trampled one another to grab hold of a rope lowered from the ship. Still others emptied jerry cans of gasoline to use as floats. Women and children were among the last off.
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AP Exclusive: Video shows migrant rescue of deflating dinghy - News - Republican Herald

Five bodies were recovered and more were feared drowned in the latest Mediterranean migrant tragedy. A video shot from the cargo ship that came to the migrants' rescue and obtained Tuesday by The Associated Press provides a pic of scabies glimpse of the desperation of the tens of thousands of people trying to reach Europe on dinghies launched by human traffickers from Libya. The footage was shot by a crew member of the cargo ship Zeran, which rescued migrants from two boats over the weekend and docked at Catania's port Tuesday with mostly West African survivors aboard. In the footage, migrants jumped or fell from their deflating dinghy to catch lifesavers tossed into the water by Zeran crew members. Others trampled one another to grab hold of a rope lowered from the ship.
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