The Black Zone - Gallery

Karen National Union Military Base
Karen National Union Military Base

Medical trainings and workshops need to be held in secure locations inside Eastern Burma.

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Karen Soldiers
Karen Soldiers

Medics are escorted by Karen soldiers for protection from the Burmese military when they travel.

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Landmines
Landmines

Eastern Burma has become one of the most landmine infested regions in the world.

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The Journey
The Journey

Medics often walk for weeks to reach training locations while evading Burmese military troops and landmines.

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Training
Training

Western physicians sneak across into Eastern Burma from Thailand to train the Karen medics.

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Medic Training
Medic Training

Medics have an opportunity to get hands on during the training.

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