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HRW Calls for Release of Thai Government Critic

Human Rights Watch has called on the Thai government to release the whereabouts of a government critic who has not been seen since his arrest last week. HRW says Sarawut Bamrungkittikhun was arrested March 9 at his home in Surat Thani province. The rights group describes Bamrungkittikhun as an "outspoken critic" who runs an anti-junta Facebook page. HRW says the ruling Thai junta has "officially denied" knowledge of his arrest and location, raising what it says...

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