Hirunews Logo
Rakhine+unrest+leaves+four+Myanmar+soldiers+dead
Wednesday, 12 October 2016 - 15:21
Rakhine unrest leaves four Myanmar soldiers dead
27

Shares
3,296

Views
At least four soldiers were killed in a third day of clashes in Myanmar's troubled Rakhine state on Tuesday, the army said.

State media said the soldiers were attacked by 300 men armed with pistols, swords and knives.

Nine police officers were killed in co-ordinated attacks at the weekend along Myanmar's border with Bangladesh.

Rakhine has seen long-running tensions between Buddhists and the mostly Muslim Rohingya minority.
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
658 Views
494 Views
5,406 Views
8,961 Views
49 Views
13,604 Views
Top