Rohingyas?

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chownah
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Rohingyas?

Postby chownah » Sun Apr 28, 2013 2:49 pm

How about those Rohingyas.....you know, that Muslim minority's whose houses are being burned down by the Buddhist majority in Burma?.....and who are being deported in over crowded small boats?
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Re: Rohingyas?

Postby Sekha » Sun Apr 28, 2013 3:07 pm

You know, in a country where people massively believe it is a good thing to give money to the bhikkhus, it is not surprising that they don't see the wrong in developing hatred against the muslim minority.
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Re: Rohingyas?

Postby cooran » Sun Apr 28, 2013 9:51 pm

There is already a discussion on this topic:

viewtopic.php?f=14&t=16205

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