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70 alleged prostitutes rounded up in Pattaya

Navy and police officers rounded up 70 alleged prostitutes, including more than 50 transvestites and 7 Madagascan women, in Pattaya early Thursday.

The operation took place at 1 am. The officers arrested the suspected prostitutes from the Pattaya Beach and Walking Street.

One of the suspects is a man and ten others are Thai women.

Police said the crackdown would continue to protect tourists from being deceived and robbed.

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