Thousands Missing from Thai Beaches Along the beaches and islands of southern Thailand, thousands of local residents and tourists are missing, presumably swept away in the tsunami. The resort area is popular with both Asians and Europeans. Doualy Xaykaotho reports.
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Along the beaches and islands of southern Thailand, thousands of local residents and tourists are missing, presumably swept away in the tsunami. The resort area is popular with both Asians and Europeans. Doualy Xaykaotho reports.

A woman gives a local official information about missing relatives on Thailand's Phuket Island. Doualy Xaykaothao for NPR hide caption

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