Myanmar villagers, including 500 children,  fled to Thailand following clashes between Myanmar troops and an ethnic Karen rebel group. Photo: AP
Myanmar villagers, including 500 children, fled to Thailand following clashes between Myanmar troops and an ethnic Karen rebel group. Photo: AP
Myanmar

Thousands flee to Thailand as rebels clash with Myanmar army

  • Displaced include more than 500 children after latest conflict between the Karen National Union (KNU) and Myanmar army
  • Myanmar was plunged into turmoil when the military ousted a civilian government led by Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi on February 1

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Myanmar villagers, including 500 children,  fled to Thailand following clashes between Myanmar troops and an ethnic Karen rebel group. Photo: AP
Myanmar villagers, including 500 children, fled to Thailand following clashes between Myanmar troops and an ethnic Karen rebel group. Photo: AP
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