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Monk defends sale of Mae Tao clinic land

Cynthia Maung's border health facility 'expanded without required documents'

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Embattled monk Phra Kittisak Kittisopano has defended his recent sale of a plot of land that is home to the Mae Tao clinic run by Ramon Magsaysay laureate Cynthia Maung. 

Dr Cynthia Maung has been recognised and feted around the world for the work at her Mae Sot clinic. Here, she receives the 2011 Freedom to Create Prize in South Africa. (File photo)

He said the clinic had expanded without consulting the organisation he chairs and the former owner of the land, the Metta Thammarak Foundation.

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