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British Police to help in Hannah murder

British Police are to fly to Thailand Photo: ITV News

British police are to head to Thailand to help investigate the murder of Norfolk student Hannah Witheridge.

David Miller and Hannah Witheridge Credit: ITV News

Miss Witheridge, 23, from Great Yarmouth, and 24-year-old Mr Miller, from Jersey, were murdered on the holiday island of Koh Tao in September.

Thai authorities have charged two bar workers with the murders of the British backpackers amid allegations that the suspects made confessions under duress.

Two men are being held over their murder Credit: ITV News

The agreement for the police to go to Thailand came in a face-to-face discussion between Prime Minister David Cameron and military ruler Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha at a summit - the Asia Europe Meeting - in Italy amid international concern about the way the case has been handled.

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