A total of 21 Thai fishermen stranded at several islands in Indonesia for years will return to Thailand tonight. Foreign Ministry spokesman Sek Wannamethee said Friday that 21 Thai fishermen will return on an AirAsia Flight QZ 252 and arrive at Don Mueang airport at 8.15 pm. He said until now there are still 70 crew of Thai fishing boats stranded at Ambon island in Indonesia. He added that the Foreign Ministry is still trying every effort to bring stranded Thai crew members to return safely. Those who return will be primarily assisted by relevant government agencies, he added. special thanks to Seafarers Action Center (SAC) Labour Rights Promotion Network LPN
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