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Buddhist Mob Attacks International Aid Group Office in Burma

Burmese officials say a Buddhist mob has attacked the offices of an international relief group in the volatile western state of Rakhine. Police say hundreds of people surrounded and threw stones at the offices of Malteser International late Wednesday in the town of Sittwe. Officials say when efforts to disperse the crowd failed, police fired warning shots into the air. No one was reported to be injured. Residents said the unrest continued Thursday, with the mob attacking homes and other...

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