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Protesters opposed to Myanmar census attack NGO offices

By Reuters | Thu, 27 Mar 2014 19:03 PM
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By Aung Hla Tun

YANGON, March 27 (Reuters) - Protesters in Myanmar's Rakhine State opposed to a census attacked offices and houses used by international aid groups after reports a European staff member from one group had removed a Buddhist flag used as a symbol to boycott the operation, witnesses said.

The violence broke out late on ...

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