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17 Dec 2013 19:49 GMT | Asia Pacific
Hundreds of angry football fans in Yangon destroyed stadium seats and set fires after Myanmar lost to Indonesia 1-nil in the South East Asian Games, booting them out of the semi-finals.
Al Jazeera's Bhanu Bhatnagar reports.
Source: Al Jazeera
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