Analysis: How to reverse Buddhism's radical turn in Southeast Asia?

Jul 16, 2013 Full story: IRIN

Influential Buddhist monks in Myanmar have been aggravating longstanding tensions between the country's Buddhist and Muslim communities since violence erupted between the two groups in 2012, say experts.

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Hello

College Point, NY

#1 Jul 16, 2013
The notion of Burma being Buddhist has to be out away?
How about the notion of Malaysia and Indonesia being muslim being put away?
Burmese should not relent.
Horizon

Pomona, CA

#2 Jul 17, 2013
Basically, the Muslims are now targeting Jews and Theraveda Buddhist once again after Afghanistan and other places. They will not stop until all are forced to worship the pedophile Muhammad. Buddhist are fighting back . This so called " analysis" is clearly a distortion.
Vinamese

Las Vegas, NV

#3 Jul 17, 2013
I guess the Jews, Christians, Hindus are too scared or too politically correct to save their own behinds. Leave it to the peaceful Buddhist to take care of Islamic garbage.
Hello

College Point, NY

#4 Jul 17, 2013
Vinamese wrote:
I guess the Jews, Christians, Hindus are too scared or too politically correct to save their own behinds. Leave it to the peaceful Buddhist to take care of Islamic garbage.
I really hope so! The Sri Lankans and Burmese see Islam, lets see if they have political will to carry through.

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