In this Jan. 15, 2014 photo, a Rohingya child and an elder sibling stand in the foreground of Saytamar Gyi school in north of Sittwe, Rakhine state, Myanmar. (AP Photo/Gemunu Amarasinghe)
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Thai police have discovered about 200 suspected Turkish refugees at a secret camp in the kingdom's deep south, officials said Thursday, describing the case as "unprecedented".Thailand has long been a hub for people trafficking, with thousands of Rohingya boat people from neighbouring Myanmar believed to have passed through the kingdom in recent years. In January Thailand detained more than 500 Rohingya refugees after a raid on a suspected people-trafficking camp in its deep south, a Muslim-dominated region plagued by a nearly decade-long insurgency.
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