Ryan Libre

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A 14-year-old member of the Kachin Independence Army digging a bunker.

Burma's Dark Side

News reports of liberalization in Burma have largely ignored a humanitarian crisis in the northern region of Kachin, where the Burmese army has waged war against ethnic Kachin civilians.

A Kachin Independence Army scout

The Kachin of Northern Burma

Documentary photographer Ryan Libre has worked in Burma's semi-autonomous Kachin region for four years. In June, fighting broke out between the Burmese...

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