Myanmar police officers stand guard at the entry point to Letpadaung mine in Monywa, northwestern Myanmar, Thursday, Nov 29, 2012. Security forces cracked down on protesters occupying a copper mine early Thursday, using water cannons and other devices to break up the rally hours before opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi was expected to hear their grievances. Unexplained fires engulfed the protest camps at the Letpadaung mine in northwestern Myanmar and dozens of Buddhist monks and villagers were injured. (AP Photo/Gemunu Amarasinghe)

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Myanmar police officers stand guard at the entry point to Letpadaung mine in Monywa, northwestern Myanmar, Thursday, Nov 29, 2012.    Security forces cracked down on protesters occupying a copper mine early Thursday, using water cannons and other devices to break up the rally hours before opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi was expected to hear their grievances. Unexplained fires engulfed the protest camps at the Letpadaung mine in northwestern Myanmar and dozens of Buddhist monks and villagers were injured. (AP Photo/Gemunu Amarasinghe)
Myanmar police officers stand guard at the entry point to Letpadaung mine in Monywa, northwestern Myanmar, Thursday, Nov 29, 2012. Security forces cracked down on protesters occupying a copper mine early Thursday, using water cannons and other devices to break up the rally hours before opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi was expected to hear their grievances. Unexplained fires engulfed the protest camps at the Letpadaung mine in northwestern Myanmar and dozens of Buddhist monks and villagers were injured. (AP Photo/Gemunu Amarasinghe)
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