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Myanmar security forces target striking railway workers


In Myanmar, hundreds of soldiers and police have been deployed to Ma Hlwa Gone railway station and its staff housing compound today (Wednesday) where about 800 workers are participating in strike action.

According to the sources, country has been in turmoil since the military ousted and detained civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi last month, triggering daily protests around the country to demand the return of democracy.

Source: Radio Pakistan