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A cat shelter on the outskirts of Yangon. The shelter houses over 200 animals which are rescued from Yangon streets. The shelter provides food and basic medical treatments
People shower in a street in Yangon on Thursday
Novice Buddhist nuns walk to collect alms in Yangon, Myanmar, on Monday.
Myanmar voted Sunday in historic elections that will test whether popular mandate will help loosen the military’s longstanding hold on power even if opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi’s party secures a widely-expected victory.
Supporters of Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi celebrate as they hear the first official results of the elections outside the National League of Democracy (NLD) headquarters in Yangon.
A Myanmar child laborer carries baskets loaded with gravel used for construction on his shoulders in Yangon, Myanmar
Labourers ride on truck on their way to work on the outskirt of Yangon on Monday.
A Myanmar worker carries rice bags on his shoulder at a jetty near Yangon river, Yangon, Myanmar on Thursday. Myanmar will resume rice export from september which has been halted since the first week of August after mooson heavy rain and floods hit around the nation
A Buddhist monk walks around the Shwedagon Pagoda at sunrise in Yangon. Buddhism in Myanmar is predominantly of the Theravada tradition, practiced by 89 percent of the country’s population.
A worker looks on amid a pile of logs at a holding area along the Yangon river in Yangon on Thursday. Beijing hit out at long jail sentences handed to more than 150 Chinese nationals for illegal logging in Myanmar, in the latest tremor to shake relations between the neighbours
A passenger boat moves across the water while people on board feed seagulls at Botahtaung Jetty in Yangon, Myanmar
Myanmar’s day labourers unload sand from a ship as they work at a construction site on Wednesday in Yangon, Myanmar
Men sleep covered with a mosquito net on a bridge above a train station outside Yangon
Local residents ride a boat on a flooded road overflown by the Bago river at a low-lying part in Bago, 80 kilometers (50 miles) northeast of Yangon, Myanmar
The faithful wear traditional costumes as they take part in a ceremony at Shwedagon pagoda on the full moon day of Kasone festival to mark Buddha’s birthday in Yangon, Myanmar. The festival commemorates the anniversary of the birth, enlightenment and death of the historical Shakyamuni
A visually impaired monk is assisted as he participates in a walk to mark White Cane Day in Yangon. About 1,000 blind and visually impaired people from around Myanmar took part in the event.
Landless Myanmar residents pray during a protest against land grabs in Yangon on Monday. Some 200 people who are seeking the return of their lands took part in the protest in the city.