BANGKOK — police stated they arrested 10 “black humans” for various offenses early thursday morning in an operation they defined as racially encouraged.
Ten human beings from numerous african nations and india were paraded in front of newshounds at the nana inn in soi sukhumvit 4 at about 1am. they were all detained in a raid on darkish-skinned foreigners in advance that night as part of an ongoing effort police have dubbed “operation black eagle.”
“on this raid on colored human beings, we found some folks who had overstayed their visas,” surachet stated. “we searched eating places, bars, birthday celebration spots and eateries around nana and soi cowboy. in so doing, we’ve got secured a more secure location for tourists and ensured their believe.”
Pictures from the raid suggests surachet walking a number of the arrested asking, “in which you from? [sic]”
Surachet has been chargeable for operation black eagle because it started out ultimate 12 months on the order of junta chief prayuth chan-ocha.
Surachet changed into behind a number of similar raids remaining 12 months, which include the october arrests of sixty six africans. surachet said thursday that the sweep has seen raids on 404 places and 145 arrests.
During this morning’s sweep, a force of everyday, immigration and vacationer police raided forty five spots in bangkok.
The 10 arrests this morning blanketed a nigerian and ghanaian who had entered the usa illegally; indians, two nigerians and ugandans who’d overstayed their visas; one kenyan working without a permit and one ugandan possessing cocaine.