Airport police said they found two pistols, 72 bullets, 12 methamphetamine pills, 1.5 grammes of powdered methamphetamine, and three walkie-talkies.
The United States said on Friday that thousands of migrants adrift in Southeast Asian seas needed urgent rescue, as countries gathered in Bangkok to discuss the regional crisis.
A group of locals in Thailand’s Phang Nga province have armed themselves, to track down traffickers and free their human cargo.
Dec 11, 2008 (AFP)
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