Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Nomads of Malayasia who lives in sea shore


Courtesy:http://english.cri.cn/6966/2009/02/18/1821s455090.htm,Young sea gypsies play in the water in the centre of their neighbourhood in the Sulawesi Sea in Malaysia's state of Sabah on the Borneo island February 17, 2009. A community of 30 families of the indigenous ethnic group of sea gypsies are still maintaining a nomadic and sea-based life without fresh water supply, TV nor electricity, and only go to land to bury the dead.[Photo: Xinhua/Reuters)
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