US blasts Thailand, rewards Malaysia on trafficking

Remains believed to be those of ethnic Rohingya found at human-trafficking camps in Malaysia are reburied at Kampung Tualang on June 22, 2015Venezuela, Iran, Libya, Syria, Yemen, North Korea, Zimbabwe and others joined Russia and Thailand at the bottom of an annual ranking compiled by the State Department and announced by Secretary of State John Kerry. Countries in “Tier 3,” the lowest category, are those whose governments do not respect international norms or laws on trafficking and “are not making significant efforts to do so,” according to the 382-page report.

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