Round Up the Usual Suspects
The government in Myanmar has decided they would like to recreate the success of the Kent State shootings in the 70’s by opening fire on Buddhist Monks who are protesting them. Nothing says freedom like dead protesters in the street.
On a related note, the Bush Administration gave lip service to new sanctions against Myanmar, and the European Union followed suit saying they would do the same thing if violence erupted. Well, it did, now let’s see if they follow through on their threats.
Hidden Unities has an interesting take on it, bringing China into the mix.