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Special Report: Myanmar's deep mine of old troubles

A Buddhist monk who was injured during a riot rests in Mandalay General Hospital in Mandalay December 16, 2012. Picture taken December 16, 2012. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

A Buddhist monk who was injured during a riot rests in Mandalay General Hospital in Mandalay December 16, 2012. Picture taken December 16, 2012. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

A Buddhist monk who was injured during a riot rests in Mandalay General Hospital in Mandalay December 16, 2012. Picture taken December 16, 2012. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun
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Posters and pictures are displayed at a house in a village near a copper mine in Sarlingyi township December 14, 2012. Picture taken December 14, 2012. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Posters and pictures are displayed at a house in a village near a copper mine in Sarlingyi township December 14, 2012. Picture taken December 14, 2012. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Posters and pictures are displayed at a house in a village near a copper mine in Sarlingyi township December 14, 2012. Picture taken December 14, 2012. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun
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Buddhist monks stand in front of a new protest camp in Sarlingyi township December 14, 2012. Picture taken December 14, 2012. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Buddhist monks stand in front of a new protest camp in Sarlingyi township December 14, 2012. Picture taken December 14, 2012. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Buddhist monks stand in front of a new protest camp in Sarlingyi township December 14, 2012. Picture taken December 14, 2012. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun
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