Death sentence for murder of backpackers

December 24, 2015 3:45 AM

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A Thai court has sentenced two migrant workers from Myanmar to death after finding them guilty of the 2014 murders of two British tourists on a holiday island.

The verdict on Thursday follows an investigation and trial that was mired in controversy, including allegations of police incompetence, mishandling of evidence and torture of the suspects.

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