Prayers for Burma (video)

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October 2007
Far from over Burma, as you might expect after the regime’s brutal crackdown, some of the monks involved in the demonstrations have fled into neighbouring Thailand. Hundreds it could be even thousands are in detention inside Burma. And with the junta seemingly impervious to international pressure keeping an iron grip on any information about their fate, eyewitness accounts of the repression have been incredibly scarce. But last week David O’Shea was across the border when three monks completed the long trek out of their closed country.