• Thailand is considering giving citizenship to four stateless members of the Thai soccer team who were trapped in a cave

    4 monthes ago - By Chron

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    Four members of the soccer team that were rescued from a Thai cave are being considered for Thai citizenship.
    Three of the boys and their 25-year-old coach are members of different ethnic groups and are stateless inside of Thailand.
    During a press conference on Wednesday, officials said that the boys have submitted their official citizenship applications and are being processed for consideration.
    At least 480,000 stateless people live in Thailand, though the actual number could be as high as 3 million - more than 4% of the country's 70 million inhabitants.
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  • Thailand is considering giving citizenship to four stateless members of the Thai soccer team who were trapped in a cave

    Thailand is considering giving citizenship to four stateless members of the Thai soccer team who were trapped in a cave

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Four members of the soccer team that were rescued from a Thai cave are being considered for Thai citizenship.
    Three of the boys and their 25-year-old coach are members of different ethnic groups and are stateless inside of Thailand.
    During a press conference on Wednesday , officials said that the boys have submitted their official citizenship applications and are being processed for consideration.
    At least 480,000 stateless people live in Thailand, though the actual number could be as high as 3 million - more than 4% of the country's 70 million inhabitants.
    Four members of the soccer team...
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