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Burmese Buddhist signs peace agreement with Islamic leaders

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Burmese Buddhist signs peace agreement with Islamic leaders

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A prominent Buddhist monk has signed a peace agreement with Islamic leaders in Myanmar.

Anshin Wirathu who once called himself “ the Burmese bin Laden”, heads a movement accused of stirring anti-Muslim sentiment in the country.

More than 230 people have been killed and thousands displaced during violence in in the past year.