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A Monk’s Tale of Protest and Escape From Myanmar

A Monk’s Tale of Protest and Escape From Myanmar

The New York Times By THOMAS FULLER

MAE SOT, Thailand, Oct. 25 — A 24-year-old Buddhist monk who says he was one of the leaders of the recent protests in Myanmar and escaped last week painted a picture on Thursday of a bare-bones group of young monks planning and organizing what became a nationwide uprising.

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