Myanmar, with a population of close to 48 million people, sits at the crossroads of Asia’s great civilizations of India and China and bordering the vast Indian Ocean nestled next to Thailand.
The ordinary Karens are an ethnic group in Burma that were caught in a civil war with the Burmese military for over 40 years. There are still over 700,000 refugees staying in the UN camps along the T
Typhoon Nargis devastated a large area of Myanmar' delta area. Unofficially, over 100,000 lost their lives and those who survived lost everything.