Image 1 of 1

burma07neg030-004.jpg

Add to Lightbox Download
On 5th September 2007 Burmese soldiers attacked a peaceful protest by hundreds of monks. Several monks were captured and tied to the lamposts in this street and beaten. The following day the monkhood across Burma announced they would refuse alms from the military and the spark was set that would ignite the Saffron Revolution
Copyright
Copyright © James Mackay / enigmaimages.net
Image Size
5468x3645 / 11.3MB
Contained in galleries
ORDINARY PLACES: EXTRAORDINARY LIVES
On 5th September 2007 Burmese soldiers attacked a peaceful protest by hundreds of monks. Several monks were captured and tied to the lamposts in this street and beaten. The following day the monkhood across Burma announced they would refuse alms from the military and the spark was set that would ignite the Saffron Revolution