Buddhist Bin Laden

 (FILE) Myanmar nationalist Buddhist monk Wirathu delivers a speech during a rally to show the support to the Myanmar military, in Yangon, Myanmar, 14 October 2018. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
30 May 2019
An ultra-nationalist monk dubbed the "Buddhist Bin Laden" for his anti-Muslim vitriol...
Myanmar Buddhist monk U Wirathu, leader of the Ma Ba Tha (969 movement). Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
29 May 2019
Myanmar police issued an arrest warrant Tuesday evening for an ultra-nationalist monk...
Myanmar controversial nationalist Buddhist monk Wirathu delivers a speech during a rally to show the support to the Myanmar military, in Yangon, Myanmar, 14 October 2018. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
15 October 2018
An ultra-nationalist monk – once dubbed the “Buddhist Bin Laden" -- on Sunday condemned...