Rangoon police break up student rally at Hledan

Rangoon police on Tuesday afternoon forcibly broke up a rally at Hledan Junction where students and activists had gathered to denounce the violent crackdown in Letpadan earlier in the day. Dozens of protesters came together at around 2:30pm at the main intersection in Kamayut Township and began marching down the street when they were halted and dispersed by police. At least one activist was arrested, but later released.