A displaced Buddhist boy takes refuge at a Buddhist monastery near Chan Aye quarter where 761 houses were burned by Buddhist mobs.
The neighborhood was burned by Buddhist mobs following a quarrel between a Muslim gold shop owner and a Buddhist woman on March 20. Buddhists allege that later that day Muslims dragged a monk off a motorbike and tried to light him on fire in front of a mosque. Muslims claim the monk caught on fire when he was torching the mosque. More than 40 people were...more »