NEWS ALERT: Burma Army Burns Christian Karen Villages, Satellite Images Show
News Comes As UN Envoy Tries To End Crack Down On Pro-Democracy Protesters
Saturday, 29 September 2007
By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife
RANGOON, BURMA (BosNewsLife)— The United Nations envoy for Burma, Ibrahim Gambari, arrived in the country Saturday, September 29, to urge the junta to end its violent crackdown on those opposing the regime, a day after satellite images confirmed that government-backed forces massively burn villages of predominantly Christian Karens.