Post Tagged with: "Yangon"

In Myanmar – Islamic religious schools sealed off by Extremists in police sight

In Myanmar – Islamic religious schools sealed off by Extremists in police sight

Myanmar News April 28, 2017 at 4:30 pm 0 comments

Share28th, April 2017 M-Media – At least two Islamic religious schools were sealed off by Buddhist nationalist extremists in Tharkayta Township of commercial capital Yangon following a week-long anti-Muslim rhetoric concerning holding services in these places. Since this afternoon, hundreds of nationalists including Buddhists monks gathered at Anarwmar Quarter, where decades-longRead More

Myanmar Authorities to Muslims – We have no power to halt Nationalists

Myanmar Authorities to Muslims – We have no power to halt Nationalists

Myanmar News April 21, 2017 at 4:17 pm 0 comments

Share21st, April 2017 M-Media – Administrative officials from Tharkayta Township of commercial capital Yangon urged Muslims to stop holding services in Islamic religious schools warning that they have no power to stop nationalists if something happens, local weekly news journal Friday Times reports on their Facebook page. In recent days, someRead More

Pamphlets which cause misunderstanding and possibly create conflicts among different faith groups, distributed in Yangon

Pamphlets which cause misunderstanding and possibly create conflicts among different faith groups, distributed in Yangon

Media To Monitor, Myanmar News March 2, 2014 at 4:17 pm 0 comments

Share1st March 2014 M-Media Reported By KK TO ALL MUSLIM NOW IS THE TIME TO CLEAR ALL OUR ENIMIES, NON-MUSLIMS. SO 1) SET FIRE THE HOUSES OF ENIMIES IN OUR TOWHSHIP, VILLAGE OR QUARTER 2) ARMBUSH THE LOCAL AUTHORITIES, ARMED FORCES AND ALL CIVIL SERVANTS LET’S BEGIN FIGHTING FROM 1-3-2014Read More

Anti-Muslim hate speech dominated in South Okkalapa religious sermon; Situation stable amidst online rumors of possible terrorist attacks

Anti-Muslim hate speech dominated in South Okkalapa religious sermon; Situation stable amidst online rumors of possible terrorist attacks

Myanmar News February 10, 2014 at 6:07 am 0 comments

Share9th Feb 2014 M Media On Feb 9th, rumors spread on social media that some people at South Okkalapa religious sermon carrying sticks and knives were getting ready to attack Muslims in the area. However, M-Media got confirmation that the situation was stable and no such terrorist activities were seen.Read More

Simple argument had been used for fueling up to violent attacks in Taik Kyi Township, Yangon

Simple argument had been used for fueling up to violent attacks in Taik Kyi Township, Yangon

Myanmar News December 14, 2013 at 7:46 am 0 comments

Share12th Dec 2013 M-Media Ko Lay Instigating violence against Muslim community happened at Budar avenue in Taik Kyi Township, Yangon Division and which was over a simple argument between a Muslim girl and a Buddhist man. A teenage Muslim girl who lives at No.2 San Pya Street in Budar avenueRead More