Asia
3:50 pm
Thu July 26, 2012

Thousands Flee Amid Ethnic Violence In India

Originally published on Thu July 26, 2012 5:24 pm

Around 200,000 people have fled their homes in northeast India after nearly a week of inter-communal violence. At least 40 people are confirmed dead in the violence between local tribes and Muslim immigrants. Many of the bodies found by police have been hacked to death with machetes. Elliot Hannon talks to Robert Siegel.