Army officers remove their footwear before entering a Buddhist temple, in which Muslim people took refuge following sectarian violence in Lashio, northern Shan State, Myanmar, Thursday,

 

              Army officers remove their footwear before entering a Buddhist temple, in which Muslim people took refuge following sectarian violence in Lashio, northern Shan State, Myanmar, Thursday,
Army officers remove their footwear before entering a Buddhist temple, in which Muslim people took refuge following sectarian violence in Lashio, northern Shan State, Myanmar, Thursday, May 30, 2013. More than 1,000 Muslims who fled Myanmar's latest bout of sectarian violence huddled Thursday in a Buddhist monastery guarded by army soldiers as calm returned to this northeastern city, though burnt out buildings leveled by Buddhist rioters still smoldered.(AP Photo/Gemunu Amarasinghe)