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. News portal Frontier Myanmar cited a journalist who said police and soldiers shot randomly into people’s homes. 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 and if people had died. Videos posted on Twitter showed police forces marching through the streets with batons. The reporter cited by Frontier Myanmar spoke of se…

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