The World from Berlin Time for the World to Help Burma

The military junta which rules Myanmar warned the monks to stay home. But for the eighth consecutive day on Tuesday, tens of thousands have taken to the streets to protest against the heavy-handed government. German commentators say its time for the international community to step in.
Tens of thousands of monks in Burma have defied government warnings and taken to the streets of Yangon for the eighth consecutive day of protests.

Tens of thousands of monks in Burma have defied government warnings and taken to the streets of Yangon for the eighth consecutive day of protests.

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