Myanmar Cracks Down on Education Protest at Yangon Pagoda

March 5, 2015 12:57 PM

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Police cracked down on students and other activists opposing Myanmar's new education law Thursday, charging protesters with batons and dragging them into trucks at a landmark pagoda in the heart of the old capital.

Several demonstrators were slightly injured and at least 15 were arrested, witnesses and an activist said.

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