The youngster was among a group arrested for attacking and killing border guards in November.
City official acknowledges there has been a marked increase in the number of children begging at junctions and traffic lights around central Mandalay, and said it was down to “economic…
The alleged attack took place on Thursday as the child’s parents were working.
Life is short in Burma, and for many, most of it is spent working for their survival.
At a school renown for discipline and training, former street kids are attempting to get their lives back on track.
“In the end, we should be aiming to make this the last generation in Burma who has to live with war.”