This photo-story by Soe Zeya Tun (Reuters) was awarded the first prize at the 6th Yangon Photo Festival by a jury presided by Aung San Suu Kyi.
In 2013, the sectarian violence in Myanmar has spread all around Myanmar (Burma). At least 240 people were killed. The killings came amid the rapid spread of an apartheid-like movement known as '969' with nationalist monks playing a central role. More than 150,000 people, mostly Muslims were displaced. They are now concentrated in camps guarded by the security forces with little hope of returning to their old lives.
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