• Fri, 27 Jul 2018 12:09
    Former village headman accused of rape in Lampang
    A former village headman accused of raping a 22-year-old Hmong woman and then posting a humiliating photo of the incident on Facebook – possibly triggering her suicide – was arrested in Tak on Friday morning.
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  • Thu, 26 Jul 2018 18:20
    Hunt for man whose photo drove woman to suicide
    A COURT on Thursday approved the arrest warrant for a former village headman after it was claimed he raped a woman and then posted a humiliating photo of the encounter on his Facebook page, driving her to suicide.
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  • Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:38
    Woman charged with tricking Laotian girl into prostitution
    A 37-year-old Hmong woman, wanted for luring a 16-year-old Laotian girl with a promise of a fried chicken shop’s worker job in Thailand but then taking her into forced prostitution at a karaoke bar in Chiang Rai’s Chiang Khong district, has been taken into custody.
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  • Wed, 30 May 2018 08:50
    Hmong lawyer arrested with 800kg of ‘ice’, say police
    Chiang Rai police have arrested a Hmong lawyer while she was allegedly driving a pickup truck with 800 kilograms of crystal meth, or “ice”, on board.
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  • Fri, 18 May 2018 17:00
    Arrest warrants issued in deadly ambush of Hmong kamnan’s family
    Arrest warrants have been issued for four suspects in the fatal April 24 ambush on Hmong kamnan Thaweesak Yodmaneebanphot and his family, said Provincial Police Region 5 chief Pol Lt-General Poonsap Prasertsak on Friday.
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  • Thu, 17 May 2018 10:06
    Hmong man, 93 passes physical fitness exam to own rifle
    A Chiang Rai district chief has given the thumbs up to a Hmong grandfather aged 93 and approved his physical fitness to own a rifle.
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  • Thu, 10 May 2018 14:50
    Search in ambush killing fails to find evidence
    Twenty-eight locations in Chiang Rai’s Wiang Kaen district were searched by some 500 soldiers, police and administrative officials on Thursday morning as part of the investigation into the fatal April 24 ambush on Hmong kamnan Thaweesak Yodmaneebanphot and his family.
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  • Wed, 02 May 2018 11:43
    Chiang Rai authorities hunt for weapons used in fatal ambush of kamnan’s family
    Four locations in Tambon Por in Chiang Rai’s Wiang Kaen district were searched early Wednesday morning as part of the investigation into the fatal April 24 ambush on Hmong kamnan Thaweesak Yodmaneebanphot and his family.
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  • Tue, 01 May 2018 01:00
    Ambush of Hmong leader might be linked to his role in arrest of drug suspects
    POLICE BELIEVE they know the identities of the shooters in the April 24 gun ambush in Chiang Rai’s Wiang Kaen district, a deputy national police chief said yesterday.
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  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 02:00
    Attack on Hmong leader well planned, police say
    AT LEAST two gunmen took part in the ambush of a well-known Hmong leader and his family on Tuesday evening, evidence has suggested.
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  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 08:40
    Hmong leader ambushed in Chiang Rai; wife, daughter killed, son injured
    The pickup truck of a well-known kamnan and Hmong leader in Chiang Rai was cut down in a hail of gunfire Tuesday evening, killing his wife and daughter and injuring him and his son.
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  • Tue, 10 Apr 2018 16:19
    Villagers up in arms over detention of Hmong as drug suspects
    Nearly 100 villagers, who are relatives and friends of three Hmong male drug suspects, surrounded a local precinct in Chiang Rai province’s Wiang Kaen district, demanding the release of the men they claimed were innocent.
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  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 09:54
    Frost covers Hmong mountaintop village in Phitsanulok
    A blanket of frost covered the Hmong mountaintop village in Phitsanulok's Nakhon Thai district on Tuesday morning.
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  • Sat, 13 Jan 2018 17:06
    Two arrested in Chiang Rai with 3.24 m meth pills
    Chiang Rai police arrested two Hmong-ethnic suspects late on Friday night while they were allegedly smuggling 3.24 million methamphetamine pills from the border into Muang district.
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  • Tue, 19 Dec 2017 18:09
    Having a ball for New Year
    Hmong women in costumes perform “Pov Pob”, a traditional ball-throwing game on Tuesday as part of the Hmong New Year 2018 celebrations held in six locations in Phitsanulok’s Chat Trakan and Nakhon Thai districts.
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