Wednesday, 03 June 2020

October 2007

Breaking News

Demonstration outside Burmese Embassy in Dhaka

The Rakhine community in exile in Bangladesh, today demonstrated outside the Burmese Embassy in Dhaka from 11 a.m. to noon for restoration of democracy in Burma. They demanded the immediate release of all the monks and arrested people during the recent protests.

There were around 30 people, including 8 monks and 14 women from different Rakhine groups.

Read more: Breaking News :Demonstration outside Burmese Embassy in Dhaka
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