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Thailand Draws Ire Over Deportation of Uighurs to China

Thailand’s military government Thursday confirmed the deportation of more than 100 ethnic Uighur people from western Xinjiang province back to China, a move condemned by rights groups and the United Nations. The deportation followed months of negotiations and came after more than 170 Uighurs were cleared to travel to Turkey last week. The overnight deportation of more than 100 ethnic Uighurs to China occurred at a military Air force base after the groups were earlier transferred from...

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