Rohingya Muslims watch a cockfight in Bawdupa IDP camp outside of Sittwe on 11 August 2013. (Reuters)
Demonstrators protested against the visit of Tomas Ojea Quintana, United Nations Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in Burma, when he visited Arakan State on 12 August 2013. (PHOTO: Reuters)
A dog is seen at a police camp that was burnt by the Rohingya during a riot on Friday, near Ohntawgyi village on 11 August 2013. (Reuters)

Tension boils over in Arakan state

Attempts to bring stability to Burma’s restive Arakan state could be disintegrating after police opened fire on Rohingya Muslims last week, as tensions in the region continue to rise following…