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    UN envoy visits riot-hit town in Myanmar

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    The UN's top envoy to Myanmar has called on the government to punish those behind the worst sectarian violence in the country this year. Three days of fighting between Buddhists and Muslims in the central city of Meikh-tila, left at least 32 people dead and thousands homeless. And it's raised fears the violence could spread. Al Jazeera's Mereana Hond reports.