Today’s move by Thai authorities was doubly surprising given there have been signs of increasing Chinese interference in Thailand or at least a willingness on the part of the junta-led Thai government to comply to China’s wishes.
The News Lens
By: TNL Staff
Thailand bucked a recent when it sent a group of Taiwanese telecommunication fraud
suspects to Taiwan today.
The group of 14 men and four women were arrested in Bangkok after a raid on a residential building, according to local media. Two other suspects, both Chinese women, were also arrested in the raid.
“The raid was carried out based on intelligence provided by Taiwan’s Criminal Investigation Bureau, according to Taiwan’s representative office to Thailand,” Taiwan’s Central News Agency reports. [FULL STORY]