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Death toll rises as Myanmar battles border attackers

YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar's security forces have now killed at least 26 people in response to attacks on police that have sparked a dramatic escalation in violence in a Muslim-majority region along its border with Bangladesh, according to reports in state media.
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