Myanmar, police, military fire upon protesters in Mandalay

Myanmar police and military forces fired at peaceful protesters during demonstrations in the northern city of Mandalay on Monday, according to local media reports. Images posted on social media showed people injured by what appeared to be rubber bullets. It was not clear whether security forces had also used live ammunition or whether people had died. Videos posted on Twitter showed police forces marching through the streets with batons. News portal Frontier Myanmar cited a journalist who said that police and soldiers had shot into people’s homes, and that there were several arrests. Protester…

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