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Burma's Divided Rakhine Tests Old Friendshipsi
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Daniel Schearf
December 07, 2012
Communal violence in Burma's Rakhine state this year left over 170 people dead and displaced more than 100,000. The fighting between Rakhine Buddhists and Rohingya Muslims has divided neighborhoods, turning friends into enemies. VOA's Daniel Schearf reports from Rakhine state on one friendship that has been tested by the struggle.

Burma's Divided Rakhine Tests Old Friendships

Daniel Schearf

Published December 07, 2012

Communal violence in Burma's Rakhine state this year left over 170 people dead and displaced more than 100,000. The fighting between Rakhine Buddhists and Rohingya Muslims has divided neighborhoods, turning friends into enemies. VOA's Daniel Schearf reports from Rakhine state on one friendship that has been tested by the struggle.