Ashura Festival

[album: https://www.dvb.no/wp-content/plugins/dm-albums/dm-albums.php?currdir=/wp-content/uploads/dm-albums/Ashura Festival/] Reuters photographer Soe Zeya Tun captured events at the Ashura festival in Rangoon on 16 and 17 December 2010. Shi’ite Muslim mourners beat themselves with steel-tipped flails…

Aung San Suu Kyi (PHOTO: Reuters)

The Lady walks

[album: https://www.dvb.no/wp-content/plugins/dm-albums/dm-albums.php?currdir=/wp-content/uploads/dm-albums/The Lady walks/] Freed from seven years under house arrest on 13 November, Aung San Suu Kyi the following day travelled to the headquarters of her National League for…

201 file photo: A member of the USDP looks out from behind a campaign placard. (PHOTO: Reuters)

On the campaign trail

With less than a month to go until the elections in Burma, parties are busy campaigning on the streets of urban areas across the country. Reuters photographer Soe Zeya Tun…

Fetching water

[album: https://www.dvb.no/wp-content/plugins/dm-albums/dm-albums.php?currdir=/wp-content/uploads/dm-albums/Fetching water/] A water crisis has struck across the bredth of Burma, from Sagaing division in the north to the southern Irrawaddy delta. The shortage has been compounded by…