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Clashes Over Land Seizures Batter the Police in Myanmar

February 28, 2013

SOURCE> Clashes Over Land Seizures Batter the Police in Myanmar By February 27, 2013

BANGKOK — When angry villagers clashed with security forces on Tuesday over land seizures in Myanmar, the police apparently got the worst of it.

Officials and a doctor at a hospital said on Wednesday that one officer had been killed and that dozens had been wounded; most of those whose injuries were severe were police officers.

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