Crackdown on Burmese Muslims

During much of 2001, there was increased tension between Buddhist and Muslim communities in Burma, at times erupting into violence. News of the violence was quickly suppressed, however, and little detailed information about what took place reached the outside world.
During much of 2001, there was increased tension betweenBuddhist and Muslim communities in Burma, at times eruptinginto violence. News of the violence was quickly suppressed, however, and little detailed information about what took placereached the outside world.

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