Tanasak Patimapragorn - updates

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Foreign envoys head to Myanmar after boatpeople breakthrough

May 21, 2015 - 11:22 AM

US and Southeast Asian envoys hope to build on a breakthrough in an impasse which has left thousands stranded at sea

AIMLESSLY FLOATING. Refugees from Myanmar and Bangladesh are seen in their boat before their rescue by Aceh fisherman in Julok, East Aceh, Sumatra, Indonesia, May 20, 2015. Stringer/EPA

Malaysia, Indonesia to halt boat push-backs, will take in migrants

May 20, 2015 - 1:57 PM

UPDATED Joint statement: Indonesia and Malaysia agreed to continue to provide humanitarian assistance to those 7 000 irregular migrants still at sea

EMERGENCY MEETING. Ministers of Foreign Affairs of Indonesia, Retno Marsudi (R); Malaysia, Anifah Aman (C), and Thailand, Tanasak Patimapragorn (L) attend a meeting on human trafficking and people smuggling in Putrajaya, Malaysia, May 20, 2015. Fazry Ismail/EPA

Junta-ruled Thailand says ‘committed to rights’

Sep 28, 2014 - 3:24 AM

Thailand s Deputy Prime Minister glosses over the junta s violations of human rights in his speech before the UN General Assembly in New York