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Death of Another Land Rights Activist in Thailand Raises Alarms

Human rights groups in Thailand are calling on the Thai government to provide greater protections after the slaying of another land rights activist in southern Thailand.  Sixty-five year-old local land rights campaigner Chai Bunthonglek was gunned down by an assailant who came to his house last week in the early evening, shooting him several times before fleeing on a motorbike.   Chai died almost instantly, making him what Thai rights groups say is the fourth land rights...

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