Myanmar men sentenced to death for murder of British backpackers in Thailand Add to ..

December 24, 2015 3:45 AM

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A Thai court sentenced two Myanmar migrant workers to death on Thursday after convicting them of the 2014 murders of two British tourists on a holiday island in a case mired in controversy.

The battered bodies of backpackers Hannah Witheridge and David Miller were found on a beach on the island of Koh Tao in September 2014.

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