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Myanmar villagers flee intense rebel fighting

Intense fighting is continuing in Myanmar's border region of Kokang.

State media says at least 140 soldiers and rebels have been killed in the last two weeks in Kokang, which is in the northern part of Shan state bordering on China.

They say an unknown number of civilians have died as well.

Jonah Fisher reports from Yangon.

  • 24 Feb 2015
  • From the section Asia
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