Rioters burn down Muslim homes in Myanmar

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A Buddhist mob of close to 1,000 people burned down dozens of homes and shops belonging to Muslims in a village in Myanmar. The rioters, allegedly carrying swords and spears, made the attack following rumours that a Muslim man tired to assault a young woman.

(AlJazeeraEnglish YouTube channel)

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