A country in agony!
The military government of Myanmar (Burma/Birma) began a violent crackdown in Yangon (Rangoon) today, leaving several peoples dead.
Security forces have fired weapons to break up the demonstrations by thousands of Monks and civilists. On the eighth day of street demonstrations the pro-democracy protesters had to run for their lifes.
The Myanmar government is also imposing a nighttime curfew.
Yangon is the capital of Myanmar, on the map you find Myanmar bordering Thailand, China and Bangladesh.
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