Rights group: Thousands of child refugees held in Thailand

(CNN) — Thousands of migrant children, including newborn babies, are being locked up in squalid and cramped detention facilities each year in Thailand, enduring serious physical and emotional harm, according to a new report.The 67-page report from Human Rights Watch (HRW) entitled “Two Years with No Moon’: Immigration Detention of Children in Thailand,” describes how Thailand is unnecessarily violating children’s rights and risking their welfare because of their immigration status or that of their parents.

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Rights group: Thousands of child refugees held in Thailand
Asylum seekers, including children, are transported by immigration officials to a court in southern Thailand on March 15 By Paul Armstrong, CNN September 2, 2014  (CNN) — Thousands of migrant children, including newborn…

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