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For The Washington Post

MYITKYINA, MYANMAR - MARCH 13th, 2016: In Hkum Lu, 90, the eldest resident in Shwezet IDP camp. Nearly 500 people were forced to relocate here in 2011 because of escalated fighting between the Kachin Independence Army, KIA, and the Burmese government, which has been in various states of conflict since 1994. She says she often cries at night thinking of and missing her previous home.

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Quinn Ryan Mattingly
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MYITKYINA, MYANMAR - MARCH 13th, 2016: In Hkum Lu, 90, the eldest resident in Shwezet IDP camp. Nearly 500 people were forced to relocate here in 2011 because of escalated fighting between the Kachin Independence Army, KIA, and the Burmese government, which has been in various states of conflict since 1994. She says she often cries at night thinking of and missing her previous home.