Pakistan-born leader of Arsa militants trained in modern guerilla warfare


September 11, 2017 5:00 AM

Flanked by two masked men holding assault rifles, the self-styled commander-in-chief spoke calmly in a video now widely circulated online with these subtitles: “We are on (a) defensive war against the Burmese (sic) brutal (sic) military regime in Maungdaw, Buthidaung and Rathedaung” (townships).