Help for a young hero after Thailand refugee camp fire
April 9, 2013 by Peter Biro
|Gaw Kay visits Sha Nay at his hospital bed in Chiang Mai. Photo: Garrett Kostin/The Best Friend Library|
When fire swept through the Ban Mae Surin camp for Burmese refugees in northwestern Thailand on March 22, thirteen-year old Sha Nay Htoo’s * immediate reaction was not to flee the flames and black smoke, but to stay behind as long as he could to help rescue other refugees.