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August 5, 1988
Burmese troops moved into Rangoon to stop thousands of masked teen-agers from demonstrating in defiance of the government's martial law decree, diplomats and returning tourists reported. Heavy monsoon rains lashed the crowds as soldiers fired warning shots, but no violence was reported. Diplomats in Rangoon described the demonstrations as the largest against the military-dominated regime since student riots earlier this year.
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August 5, 1988
Burmese troops moved into Rangoon to stop thousands of masked teen-agers from demonstrating in defiance of the government's martial law decree, diplomats and returning tourists reported. Heavy monsoon rains lashed the crowds as soldiers fired warning shots, but no violence was reported. Diplomats in Rangoon described the demonstrations as the largest against the military-dominated regime since student riots earlier this year.
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