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Malaysia Intercepts Migrants Returned to Sea by Thais

Malaysian vessels on Saturday intercepted a boat crammed with migrants after the Thai navy towed it away from Thailand, the latest among a number of vessels pushed back to sea by governments ignoring a U.N. call for immediate rescue. Thousands of people are adrift in the Andaman Sea after smugglers abandoned their vessels following a Thai crackdown on human trafficking. Many of the migrants are thirsty and sick. Migrants aboard the intercepted boat were visibly distressed on the packed...

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