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January 1998

Thailand Backs Closure Of 'Human Zoo' For Long-Necked Slaves

The Times January 27 1998 An official inquiry into a labour camp where tribespeople are forced to perform for tourists has called for those responsible to be prosecuted. Andrew Drummond reports from Bangkok on a scandal exposed by The Times A THAI government inquiry has confirmed a report in The Times on a slave labour camp, […]

Rescuers Abandon Attempts To Free 'Human Zoo' Women

 The Times January 4 1998Members of a Burmese tribe who were rescued from captivity by welfare workers have been sent back to their kidnappers by Thai police, Andrew Drummond reports from Mai AiAN attempt to free the captive women and children of a Burmese long-necked hill tribe, who have been kept under guard as a […]