A police officer, left, gestures to a man on a motorbike as an army officer watches at a roadside barrier in Lashio, northern Shan State, Myanmar, Thursday, May 30, 2013. Many Buddhists

 

              A police officer, left, gestures to a man on a motorbike as an army officer watches at a roadside barrier in Lashio, northern Shan State, Myanmar, Thursday, May 30, 2013. Many Buddhists
A police officer, left, gestures to a man on a motorbike as an army officer watches at a roadside barrier in Lashio, northern Shan State, Myanmar, Thursday, May 30, 2013. Many Buddhists and Muslims stayed locked inside their homes and shops were shuttered after two-days of violence in Lashio town, near the border with China, the latest region to fall prey to the country's spreading sectarian violence. (AP Photo/Gemunu Amarasinghe)