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US urges Thailand to protect detained Uighurs

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department is urging Thailand to protect about 200 ethnic Uighurs (wee-GERS) it says have been rescued by Thai police from a camp in the nation's south. State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf says the U.S. is concerned about the plight of the predominantly Muslim minority, but did not directly address the possibility of this group's repatriation to China. Human...

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