Asia

  • Muslims cry after losing their homes in recent violence in Thapyuchai village, outside of Thandwe, Rakhine state, western Burma, Oct. 2, 2013.
  • Blackened pillars stand among debris of a burnt building in Thandwe, Rakhine State, western Burma, Oct. 2, 2013.
  • A journalist walks amongst the remains of houses at Shwe Lay village, outside of Thandwe in Rakhine state, western Burma, Oct. 2, 2013.
  • A soldier stands guard near Muslim homes at Shwe Lay village, outside of Thandwe in the Rakhine state, western Burma, Oct. 2, 2013.
  • Vehicles drive on a road as Buddhist flags are displayed outside a religious building in Thandwe, Rakhine State, western Burma, Oct. 2, 2013.
  • Two injured Rakhine men sit in a car as they prepare to go to hospital in Thandwe, Rakhine State, western Burma, Oct. 1, 2013.
  • Police set barricades as they provide security in Thandwe, Rakhine State, western Burma, Oct. 1, 2013.

Anti-Muslim Violence in Burma's Rakhine State

Published October 02, 2013


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