Anti-Muslim Monk Wirathu’s Talk on Arakan Conflict

zimbio.com:Some 80 People Killed, Tens of Thousands Displaced Following Ethnic Violence

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Breaking News: Bomb Explosions at Two Mosques in Karen State

October 29, 2012
M-Media

Two mosques in Myanmar’s Karen state were attacked by bombs last night.

A bomb exploded at Yay-nan-si-kone Mosque in Kawkareik Township.

A local source told M-Media, “Just after midnight, there was a bomb blast at Yay-nan-si-kone Mosque. There were two bombs but only one exploded. The bomb exploded between the mosque and the fence. Another bomb was at the mosque entrance but it didn’t explode. The military has confiscated it”.

According to Myanmar Muslim Net (www.myanmarmuslim.net), two men on a red motorbike threw two bombs into the mosque compound. One bomb was a military bomb 81; another one was 91 used in the US army. The first bomb exploded at about 20 yards from the mosque.

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သတင္း – SK – ျမန္မာမြတ္စလင္မ္ မီဒီယာ MMM

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က်ဳံဒိုးၿမိဳ႕ ဗုိလ္ခ်ဳပ္လမ္းမေပၚရွိ က်ဳံဒိုးဗလီ ေနာက္ဘက္(မီးစက္လမ္းၾကား) ၿခံစည္းရိုးေဘးသို႔ အမည္မသိ ၄ ဦးက ဆုိင္ကယ္ ၂စီးျဖင့္ လွ်ပ္တျပက္ျဖတ္ကာ လြန္စြာ အသံက်ယ္ေလာင္သည့္ ဗုံးတစ္လံုးကို ေအာက္တိုဘာ ၂၈ ည ၁၁ နာရီ ၅၀မိနစ္တြင္ ပစ္သြင္းတိုက္ခိုက္ခဲ့သည္။

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Cartoon of the day – Sectarian violence in Rakhine State

From :Stephff Tribal Art’s fb 

Rakhine conflict proof of Burma’s ingrained racism, says academic

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the setting up of a commission in Burma to investigate recent sectarian violence in the country’s west.

Burma’s president, Thein Sein, has announced an inquiry into the clashes in Rakhine state, where scores of people were killed and tens of thousands displaced by the violence in May and June.

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Buddhist monks provoke anti-Muslim violence: Analyst

A prominent analyst and the president of the Conscience International tells Press TV that there is an ongoing anti-Muslim provocation of violence by the Buddhist monks in Myanmar.

According to vice chairman of the Muslim National Democratic Party for Development (NDPD) Hla Thein, more than 100 Rohingya Muslims have been killed in a recent wave of sectarian violence against Muslims in Myanmar’s western state of Rakhine.

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BBC :Burma acknowledges mass burnings in Rakhine unrest

Burma’s president has acknowledged major destruction in the west of the country, scene of recent ethnic unrest.

“There have been incidents of whole villages and parts of the towns being burnt down in Rakhine state,” Thein Sein’s spokesman told the BBC.

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