Karen New Year

A key ethnic group in Burma, the Karens celebrated their New Year on Jan. 5. Following decades of repression, hundreds of thousands of Karen people live in fear at home, hide in the jungle or flee to third countries.

2011-01-14
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More than 150,000 Karens live in refugee camps in neighboring Thailand while about 60,000 Karen refugees have been resettled in mostly Western nations. JavaScript Slideshow Template
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