Thailand minority forced to find a new home

Developers want to use waterfront land claimed by Thai ethnic minority 'Sea Gypsies'.

    An ethnic minority group in Thailand is fighting to stay on waterfront land they claim is their own.

    The so-called Sea Gypsies say they are being forced to move because developers want to use it for tourism.

    Al Jazeera's Wayne Hay reports from Phuket.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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