Saffron-clad monks have been instrumental in anti-Muslim riots in Burma and Sri Lanka, and have their eyes on sowing discord further afield.
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As minorities, including the most persecuted group in the world, the Rohingya, continue to be oppressed in Myanmar, Gap, in partnership with USAID sell us its humanistic Burma venture.
Large numbers of police have been deployed and a curfew imposed in Myanmar’s second largest city in an attempt to bring escalating violence in the area under control.
“For anyone who is still stupid or blinkered enough to buy Quilliam’s lies, here from earlier today is Carroll tweeting his support for Ashin Wirathu, the Buddhist monk who has inspired the ongoing genocidal campaign against the Rohingya Muslim community in Myanmar.”
48 Rohingya Muslims have been massacred in Burma. The apathy and impotence of the world community is staggering.
A Buddhist mob rampaged through a town in an isolated corner of Myanmar, hacking Muslim women and children with knives, a villager and a rights group reported Thursday.
How can the violence end when extremists are supported by government officials.
The Buddhist extremist movement in Myanmar, known as 969, receives official backing.