The Black Zone - Gallery
Karen National Union Military Base
Medical trainings and workshops need to be held in secure locations inside Eastern Burma.
Medics are escorted by Karen soldiers for protection from the Burmese military when they travel.
Eastern Burma has become one of the most landmine infested regions in the world.
Medics often walk for weeks to reach training locations while evading Burmese military troops and landmines.
Western physicians sneak across into Eastern Burma from Thailand to train the Karen medics.
Medics have an opportunity to get hands on during the training.