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Buddhist vigilantes myanmar
Jul 28, 2014
1:20 am
BANGKOK — In the minds of Myanmar’s Buddhist extremists, Muslim men are constantly scheming on their women. There are plots to systematically seduce naive Buddhist girls into converting to Islam. There are plots to infiltrate the military by marrying daughters of high-ranking officers. And there is the ultimate plot: to overthrow the government and transform Myanmar — the land of shimmering Buddhist pagodas — into an Islamic state.