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Myanmar Monk's Sexist Rant 'Could Hurt Buddhism'

Reuters | Thin Lei Win and Andrew R.C. Marshall | Posted 03.24.2015 | Religion

BANGKOK, Jan 21 (Reuters) - A Myanmar Buddhist monk who called a U.N. human rights envoy a "whore" has violated his monastic code and could damage h...

Buddhist Mob Torches Muslim Houses In Myanmar

Reuters | Posted 11.29.2013 | World

YANGON, Sept 30 (Reuters) - Terrified Muslims hid in their homes in northwest Myanmar on Monday after armed police dispersed a Buddhist mob that tor...

Formation Of Buddhist-Muslim Fault Line Should Not Be Allowed

Amb. Ufuk Gokcen | Posted 02.27.2013 | Religion
Amb. Ufuk Gokcen

Even though they may be a minority, there are radical Buddhist elements in Myanmar, Sri Lanka and Thailand who all reject the idea that Muslim minorities can be a part of their nations.