Remembering Myanmar’s Black Friday

Myanmar's Black Friday - The Irrawaddy, May 31, 2004

One year ago dozens, perhaps hundreds people were killed when armed thugs, organized by the government, attacked a National League for Democracy convoy carrying general-secretary Aung San Suu Kyi outside the small town of Depayin, Sagaing Division. Assailants beat NLD members and local residents with bamboo canes, clubs and iron rods...

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