Jiraporn Kuhakan

Jiraporn Kuhakan

@KuhakanJiraporn

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Kwang 🦌 Producer/Visual Journalist for Reuters in Southeast Asia - Former BBC Thai - Retweets are not endorsements

Bangkok, Thailand
Joined on December 04, 2016
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Thai labourers in Israel tell of harrowing conditions A year-long BBC investigation, that I helped produced, has reveal widespread abuse of Thai nationals living and working in Israel - under a scheme organised by the two governments.

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Picard said guns are idolised as symbols of power, particularly because security personnel hold hegemony in Thai society. Despite tight gun laws, Thailand has a massive black market for firearms.

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Reuters
9 days ago
Big love: Thai elephants, students send Valentines to virus-hit China https://reut.rs/3byBpfI  by @KuhakanJiraporn

Big love: Thai elephants, students send Valentines to virus-hit China https://reut.rs/3byBpfI  by @KuhakanJiraporn

”I have two kids of my own and just thinking about those lives in there, I could not sleep at all last night... just wanted to help somehow, but I just could not.” By @KuhakanJiraporn https://reut.rs/2SzOXyM  #กราดยิงโคราช #PrayForKorat

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Almost 12 hours & gun man who killed at least 20 people still hidden inside shopping mall #กราดยิงโคราช #savekorat

Almost 12 hours & gun man who killed at least 20 people still hidden inside shopping mall #กราดยิงโคราช #savekorat

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Quoted @Reuters

Bottles for blessings: The Thai Buddhist temple that recycles plastics into robes https://reut.rs/2S3HRUf 

Bottles for blessings: The Thai Buddhist temple that recycles plastics into robes https://reut.rs/2S3HRUf 

"If you don't collect these plastics, where do they end up? In the stomachs of dugongs, dolphins, whales, and many other sea animals. Then they die," said monk Phra Maha Pranom. Watch my recent piece with @patpichatan

What do you do with a kilogram of PET bottles? Some condemn them to a lifetime in landfills; others sell them for 7.5 baht ($0.24)/kg. This Thai Buddhist temple, though, recycles them into robes for monks. By me and @KuhakanJiraporn

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Plane brings Thais back from China's virus-hit Wuhan

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#China quarantines father & brother of disabled boy with cerebral palsy, disregards pleas there is no one to take care of him - and the boy apparently starves to death. Where are human rights & humanity in #Beijing's authoritarian response to #WuhanFlu?

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Blankets, pillows, towels and newspapers are all out. Drinks available only on request. Thai Airways staff in hazmat suits are spraying down planes as airlines try to protect crew and passengers from #coronavirus. @RDchatters @ChayutSet @KuhakanJiraporn

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Graffiti artist, @headachestencil commented on Twitter, "Can close roads and islands, but can't close the country from China for the safety and confidence of the public. Can you not value Yuan more than our lives #crapgovernment."

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Quoted @Reuters

Thai airport says still limiting virus scans as seventh patient reported https://reut.rs/36omwsI 

Thai airport says still limiting virus scans as seventh patient reported https://reut.rs/36omwsI 

"We will perform a #coronavirus scan if the Chinese government announces to watch out for other cities apart from Wuhan and Guangzhou," the GM of Suvarnabhumi Airport told reporters.

“Just like getting in&out of the country. Just scanned my passport&picked up luggage. I saw the check spot but it didn’t check everyone,” said arrival passenger while Thailand has the highest number of infected #coronavirus outside of China.

“Just like getting in&out of the country. Just scanned my passport&picked up luggage. I saw the check spot but it didn’t check everyone,” said arrival passenger while Thailand has the highest number of infected #coronavirus outside of China.

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No temperature check. As a growing part of China is in #coronavirus lockdown Thai authorities are not yet routinely scanning passengers from there. With five cases, Thailand has already had more than anywhere except China.

No temperature check. As a growing part of China is in #coronavirus lockdown Thai authorities are not yet routinely scanning passengers from there. With five cases, Thailand has already had more than anywhere except China.

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Thank you @amnesty @AmnestyThailand for outstanding award of story I get to be part of it with BBC Thai on year-long investigation piece that revealed widespread abuse of Thai nationals living and working in Israel - under a scheme organised by the two government.

Thank you @amnesty @AmnestyThailand for outstanding award of story I get to be part of it with BBC Thai on year-long investigation piece that revealed widespread abuse of Thai nationals living and working in Israel - under a scheme organised by the two government.

“LONG LIVE @Thanathorn_FWP, LONG LIVE @democracy, @prayutofficial GET OUT!!!!!!! Supporters chanting after court deliver non guilty verdict for Future Forward Party due to not enough evidences. #อนาคตใหม่

“LONG LIVE @Thanathorn_FWP, LONG LIVE @democracy, @prayutofficial GET OUT!!!!!!! Supporters chanting after court deliver non guilty verdict for Future Forward Party due to not enough evidences. #อนาคตใหม่

Supporters of @FWPthailand @Thanathorn_FWP start gathering at party HQ ahead of Constitutional court hand down a verdict on whether to dissolve the party.#อนาคตใหม่

Supporters of @FWPthailand @Thanathorn_FWP start gathering at party HQ ahead of Constitutional court hand down a verdict on whether to dissolve the party.#อนาคตใหม่

Umm. Facebook seems to be translating “Xi Jinping” written in Burmese as “Mr Shithole”. 

This is a post on Aung San Suu Kyi’s official page, recounting her meeting with him yesterday... h/t @felizysolo 

”kingdom of Mr Shithole”

Umm. Facebook seems to be translating “Xi Jinping” written in Burmese as “Mr Shithole”. This is a post on Aung San Suu Kyi’s official page, recounting her meeting with him yesterday... h/t @felizysolo ”kingdom of Mr Shithole”

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Tom Platt
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Lovely work from @KuhakanJiraporn 🐢 Sea turtles can suffer lasting injuries when they get caught in fishing nets - 'Goody' lost a flipper years ago but is now the first to receive a prosthetic replacement in Thailand

Lovely work from @KuhakanJiraporn 🐢 Sea turtles can suffer lasting injuries when they get caught in fishing nets - 'Goody' lost a flipper years ago but is now the first to receive a prosthetic replacement in Thailand

Too happy to cover this kind of story —Thailand helps sea turtle swim again with prosthetic flippers

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Love this uplifting story by @KuhakanJiraporn - Thailand helps sea turtle swim again with prosthetic flippers

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