• 59 of 99

207281

Uploaded on:
02/02/2015 13:32
Type:
Image Asset
File Size:
4.73 MB
Dimensions:
3072 x 4608 pixels
1585 views 11 downloads

Descriptive

Title: A monk who suffered severe second and third degree burns after being hit by a white phosphorus munition thrown, by the police, at peaceful protestors on 29 November 2012.
Description: U Teikkha Nyana, an elderly monk who suffered severe second and third degree burns after being hit by a white phosphorus munition thrown, by the police, at peaceful protestors on 29 November 2012. These images were taken in March 2014. He has had to undergo multiple surgeries and skin grafts, because of the burns he suffered. “I still find it difficult to sit on the floor, I find it difficult to walk for long or far…My nerve endings are not working properly…I can’t move my right hand or leg properly, the skin feels tight.”
Keywords: CONCERN: FORCED EVACUATION, COMPANIES, ENVIRONMENT, Business and Human Rights
CONTEXT: DEMONSTRATIONS
COUNTRY: ASIA AND THE PACIFIC/SOUTH-EAST ASIA/MYANMAR  
Tags: Letpadaung Mine, Myanmar Forced Eviction 2014
Copyright Type: Amnesty International
Copyright Credit: © Amnesty International
Agreement Type: Unrestricted
Agreement Notes: Unrestricted
AI Document Index Number: ASA 16/003/2015 - Open for Business? Corporate Crimes and Abuses at Myanmar Copper Mine  [view...]
Date Photo or Video Created: 01/02/2015 00:00
Place Created: MYANMAR

Technical

Size: 4.73 MB; 3072 x 4608 pixels; 260 x 390 mm (print at 300 DPI); 813 x 1219 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
ID: 207281
Categories: Images