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Tango0103 Jan 2018 9:08 p.m. PST

"On Oct. 9, 2016 around 400 Rohingya Muslims from an insurgent movement known as Harakan Al Yaqin simultaneous attacked three Burmese Border Guard Police headquarters in Rakhine state.

The HaY, which later changed its name to the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army, or ARSA, was poorly armed. Only around 30 of the attackers had firearms. The rest used slingshots, knives and other primitive weapons.

However, the ARSA insurgents clearly had had some training in guerilla warfare.

While attacking the BGP headquarters in Kyee Kan Pyin the insurgents planted an improvised explosive device and "set an ambush on the approach road to the headquarters, delaying reinforcements and damaging vehicles," according to a 2016 International Crisis Group report…"
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Personal logo Cacique Caribe Supporting Member of TMP04 Jan 2018 1:58 p.m. PST

Salvation Army?!?!

So that's who all my loose change is helping arm? ;)

Dan

Tango0104 Jan 2018 9:36 p.m. PST

(smile)

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