Tense calm returns to Myanmar town after Buddhists torch Muslim homes

  • by: Associated Press
  • Updated: August 26, 2013 - 4:10 AM

HTAN GONE, Myanmar — A tense calm returned Monday to a town in northwestern Myanmar that was ripped apart by sectarian violence that left hundreds homeless after Buddhist mobs tore through the small winding streets, torching Muslim-owned houses and business.

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