Anatomy of Brutality A Closer Look at the Burmese Junta

It is clear that the Burmese military junta is brutal. But what else do we know about them? Not much -- unless, that is, you talk to disgruntled leaders inside the country.
Von Jürgen Kremb
The Burmese military junta brutally crushed the monk uprising last month. But will the country fall apart anyway?

The Burmese military junta brutally crushed the monk uprising last month. But will the country fall apart anyway?

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The uprising in September lasted for several days. Until the government crushed it, killing many and arresting hundreds more.

The uprising in September lasted for several days. Until the government crushed it, killing many and arresting hundreds more.

Foto: REUTERS
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