Panos Pictures

Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar (Burma)

Youth protestors, wearing hard hats and crouched behind homemade shields, prepare to defend themselves against security forces massed at the end of the street. From lines strung across the street activists have hung women's longyi's (sarongs) and sanitary pads as a defence mechanism against the military and police whose superstitions, the protestors believe, mean they will not to walk underneath women's clothing.

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Panos Pictures
Yangon (Rangoon)
Myanmar (Burma)
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3600 x 2400 pixels
30.48 x 20.32 cm (300 dpi)
12 x 8 inch (300 dpi)
3.1 MB size on disk
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