Fireworks explode over the sky after the welcome dinner, organised to commemorate the 30th anniversary of peace-building efforts in Wa State, in Panghsang on April 16, 2019. Photo: Ye Aung Thu/AFP
Kachin people and children hold placards during a protest held in opposition to the Irrawaddy Myitsone Dam project in Waingmaw, Kachin State, Myanmar, 22 April 2019. Photo: Sithu MKN/EPA
Sri Lankan security personal after a device was detonated in a controled explosion in a van near the St Anthony's Church Kochchikade in Colombo, Sri Lanka, 22 April 2019. Photo: M.A. Pushpa Kumara/EPA
(FILES) This file combination of photos taken on September 3, 2018 shows journalists Kyaw Soe Oo (L) and Wa Lone being escorted by police after their sentencing by a court to jail in Yangon. Myanmar's Supreme Court on April 23, 2019 rejected an appeal by two Reuters journalists jailed for seven years on charges linked to their reporting on the Rohingya crisis, a defence lawyer confirmed. Photo: Ye Aung Thu/AFP
Search and rescue personnel looking for miners at a jade mine following a landslide in Hpakant, Kachin state on April 23, 2019. Photo: MOI
(File) Detained Reuter's journalist Wa Lone (C) talks to the media as he is escort out of court by police after a trial in Yangon, Myanmar, 09 July 2018. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
Marijuana plants in Ngunzun township near Mandalay on April 25, 2019. Photo: Mizzima
A general view of a Rohingya refugees' makeshift camp in Kutubpalang, Cox Bazar district, Bangladesh. Photo: Monirul Alam/EPA
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNCHR) Filippo Grandi walks with other members of the delegation of United Nations organizations during their visit to a Rohingya camp in Ukhia, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh on April 26, 2019. Photo: AFP