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Myanmar denies Buddhist mob killings

INVESTIGATION CALLS:A rights group said a Buddhist mob attacked a Rohingya Muslim village this week, prompting international demands for accountability

AP, YANGON, Myanmar

“We are particularly disturbed by reports that security forces used excessive means and thus perpetuated some of the violence,” the statement said, calling on Myanmar’s government to do more to address the root causes of ongoing violence, lawlessness and rights abuses in the state.

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