Students Stage Rare, Risky Protest in Myanmar’s Capital


Students held a second day of demonstrations Saturday in a rare but illegal protest in Myanmar’s commercial capital against legislation to centralize control of universities. VOA Correspondent Steve Herman was there and has this report from Yangon.

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