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WERE THE TWO BURMESE FITTED UP FOR THE KOH TAO MURDERS? – LAWYERS TO ASK (Thai style)

– KOH TAO MURDERS –  Defence team in Koh Tao Murders want DNA checked and how it was gathered checked Defence lawyers for the two 21-year-old Burmese charged with the murder and rape of Hannah Witheridge and David Miller on the Thai island of Koh Tao are to ask the court for a re-examination of […]

LIES, LIES AND MURDERED FOREIGNERS IN THAILAND

A WORD IN YOUR EAR DEAR MAYOR! An open letter to Chaiyan Turasakul , Mayor of the Thai island of Koh Tao, Dear Mayor,   I see you are upset by British media reports over the death of Christina Annersley on your beautiful island of Koh Tao, another young British tourist who has died of natural […]

BRITISH GOVERNMENT CONCERNED OVER ALLEGATIONS OF CORRUPTION IN KOH TAO MURDER INVESTIGATION

On the day British police finally made it to the Thai island of Koh Tao the scene of the murders of Hannah Witheridge and David Miller, Britain’s Foreign Office has stated that it is concerned not only about the alleged mistreatment of the two Burmese men now held in Koh Samui jail but also concerned […]

EVIDENCE OF TORTURE SEEMS LIKELY IN KOH TAO ENQUIRY

KOH TAO MURDERS: HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION TO SUMMONS OFFICERS ON THE GROUND Porntip Senior police officers involved in the Koh Tao murder investigation today appeared before a board of the National Human Rights Commission of Thailand to answer allegations about the torture of Burmese migrant workers and suspects. The HRC has now it says received […]

THE KOH TAO MURDERS – HOW CAN THE COUNTRY PROGRESS IF IT WILL NOT ACCEPT THE TRUTH

‘KOH TAO MURDERS’ ‘LET BRITISH POLICE CHECK THE DNA’ ‘HOW COME POLICE DON’T KNOW ABOUT THE DRUGS’ ‘HOW CAN YOU SOLVE THE COUNTRY’S PROBLEMS IF YOU WON’T ACCEPT THE TRUTH AND END HYPOCRICY’  Sondhi Limthongkul A  TV review by ‘The Weapon’. For foreigners in Thailand who have not quite grasped the language a poster to […]

THAI POLICE COVERED UP FOR MAFIA, CLAIMS LEADING THAI MEDIA MOGUL

‘EVERYONE KNEW FROM THE START’ ‘THE BURMESE WERE SCAPEGOATS!’ A leading Thai media mogul went on his own television station in Bangkok last night and said that Thai police were covering up for the island mafia over the murders of Hannah Witheridge and David Miller. Sondhi Limthongkul boss of Manager magazine and Asia Satellite Television […]

SUPPORT FOR VICTIMS OF MURDER AND ‘SCAPEGOATS’ IN THAILAND GOES GLOBAL

WHILE YOUNG BACKPACKERS PLAY MACABRE GAMES FOR FUN THEIR PARADISE ISLAND HOLDS DARK SECRETS As Britain today prepares to bury the bodies of Hannah Witheridge and David Miller, who were murdered on the Thai island of Koh Tai, campaigns for a fair trial for the accused, and for murder victims in Thailand have gone global. […]

KOH TAO MURDER – THEY DID DO IT! BURMESE TELL LAWYERS

‘WE BEAT THEM WITH BLUNT END OF HOE – WE WERE DRUNK. WE DID NOT MEAN TO KILL THEM’ BUT  THEY WERE ‘BEATEN AND THREATENED WITH TORTURE’ Two Burmese men accused of the barbaric killings of David Hannah and Hannah Witheridge on the Thai island of Koh Tao – have admitted to lawyers they did […]

KOH TAO MURDERS – LOST IN TRANSLATION

The last article on this site “Boiling water and beatings, claim Burmese workers” has been deliberately mistranslated and is currently circulating around Thai media and social networking sites stating that I wrote that the men under arrest had been tortured. This is of course NOT a claim I have made. I have no knowledge of […]

FOOT SHOOTING IN THE GULF OF THAILAND

POLICE CHIEF REMOVED – NOW ISLANDERS WANT FEES TO PREVENT MURDERS OF TOURISTS Flying Sporran Comment Well here we go again. They are doing their best to spoil my prediction that there might be a logical ‘Agatha Christie’ ending to the Koh Tao murders. Today the Nation newspaper is reporting that the Koh Parish Council, […]