The National League for Democracy holds an AIDS awareness event to mark World AIDS Day on 1 December 2015 in Bahan Township, Yangon. Photos: Thet Ko/Mizzima

Back in session

Myanmar's parliament is now back in session with new MPs taking up their seat, yet the old government under President U Thein Sein residing in power until January and the hand-over to National League for Democracy-led government. MPs arrive at parliament on November 16. Photos: Thet Ko/Mizzima

Food victims

Flood victims live beside a road in Kalay Township, Sagaing Region on September 3. Many villagers are unable to return to their villages as they are inundated with mud. Photos: Hong Sar/Mizzima 

Flood aid from China

Two Chinese cargo planes carrying aid supplies arrive in Nay Pyi Taw from China on 28 August 2015 morning. The Chinese government and embassy in Yangon organized the aid shipment to be delivered to areas badly affected by flooding in Myanmar. Photos: Hong Sar/Mizzima

Flood relief faces delays

Heavy rains flood the villages in Kawlin Township, Sagaing Region, seen here on July 29. For most villages, the conditions are difficult and transporting in relief supplies has been a slow process, subject to delays. Photos: Hong Sar/Mizzima

Glistening pearls

Myanmar Ministry of Mines and the Myanmar Pearl Enterprise are holding a pearl sale at the Jade Hall in Nay Pyi Taw. The event is open to the public for the buying and selling of pearls from July 22 to 24. Photos: Min Min/Mizzima


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