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Jeering Protesters Greet Former UN Chief in Myanmar's Rakhine State

Former United Nations secretary-general Kofi Annan was met by hundreds of jeering protesters when he arrived in Myanmar's western Rakhine state Tuesday to begin a fact-finding mission into the bitter ethnic and religious strife that has triggered a humanitarian crisis. The protesters gathered at the airport in Sittwe, the capital of Rakhine, and expressed anger over what they perceive as foreign meddling into their internal affairs - a dig at the Ghanaian-born veteran diplomat, who...

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