1. Thailand says it has asked Myanmar junta to reduce violence

    By: Panu Wongcha-um MAE SOT, Thailand (Reuters) - Thailand has sent messages to Myanmar's junta to reduce violence, its foreign minister said on Friday, adding preparations are underway for an influx of people crossing into the country after the fall of a border town to rebels. Par
  2. For Trafficking Victims Forced to Scam Others, the Nightmare Continues Even After Escape

    By Natashya Gutierrez / Mae Sot, Thailand, and Sihanoukville, Cambodia After just two months of exchanging WhatsApp messages, Mark Santos knew the stranger he met online was falling in love with him. “He was very nice,” Santos says, of the unmarried 47-year-old real estate broker f