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Friday, March 22, 2013

Photos of the Day: March 22, 2013

Myanmar firefighters battle fires in burning buildings following ethnic unrest between Buddhists and Muslims in Meikhtila, Mandalay division, about 550 kilometers (340 miles) north of Yangon, Myanmar, Friday, March 22, 2013. Black smoke and flames poured from the hulks of destroyed buildings in the central city of Meikhtila, where the unrest erupted Wednesday in the latest challenge to Myanmar's ever-precarious transition to democratic rule.