Election Week in Burma by Varoius

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A woman brings her 4 month old child to a doctor in a refugee camp. An estimated 20,000 Burmese refugees fled into Thailand to escape clashes in the border towns of Myawaddy and Pyaduangsu, only a day after a Burmese election which critics described as a sham..Ethnic minorities along the Thai-Burma border had warned earlier that the junta would launch a major offensive after the election, as many armed rebel groups had refused to become part of the government-controlled Border Guard Forces.