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UN appeals for dialogue following IDP violence in Myanmar

A young girl in Myanmar's Rakhine State. UNHCR has appealed for measures to prevent more violence following the latest clashes with IDPs.UNHCR on Tuesday called for measures to prevent further violence in the wake of the latest clashes between displaced Muslims and security forces in Myanmar’s Rakhine state. “The clashes last Friday have left one man dead and about 10 people injured,” UN refugee agency spokesman Adrian Edwards told a news briefing in Geneva. Continue reading