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Muslim houses burned in new round of Myanmar violence

October 2, 2013

Muslim houses burned in new round of Myanmar violence

Old Muslim woman stabbed to death
Sword-swinging rioters burn 70 Muslim homes

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    In this Sept. 17, 2013 photo, a Muslim man pushes a rickshaw with an injured child at a refugee center in Rakhine state. (AP)

KHIN MAUNG WIN | AP /  1 October 2013

THANDWE, Myanmar: President Thein Sein toured Myanmar’s conflict-torn west on Tuesday as sectarian violence once again gripped the state of Rakhine, with Buddhist mobs killing a 94-year-old Muslim woman and torching more than 70 homes, officials and panicked residents said.


Famous Myanmar Muslims who had even improved the Myanmar history are now sadly called Kalars

July 10, 2012

ေဒၚေအာင္ဆန္းစုၾကည္ရဲ႕ေဘးက အမ်ဳီးသမီးဟာ မင္းသမီး ခင္သီတာထြန္းပါ။ ဒီပံုဟာ အန္တီ ေဒၚေအာင္ဆန္းစုၾကည္ရဲ့ပထမဦးဆံုး မိန္႔ခြန္းေျပာတဲ့ပံုျဖစ္ပါတယ္။

KALAR GYI at the back was almost forgotten. Now DASSK is at the TOP, naturally MUST kick out the scaffolding (Nyan in Burmese) after finishing the pagoda.

That Kalar Gyi went to fetch DASSK with the car driven by another Kalar, MMNyein. Now only I found out (proudly) that they are my extended cousins or far relatives. Even if think that it is so far to call an extended relative or family, at least we all are brothers-in-Islam but nowadays called with a derogatory name Kalar.