Local residents' houses are seen in front of the buildings of the Chinese oil pipeline project on Madae island, Kyaukpyu township, Rakhine state, Myanmar

Local residents’ houses are seen in front of the buildings of the Chinese oil pipeline project on Madae island, Kyaukpyu township, Rakhine state, Myanmar

Local residents' houses in front of buildings of a Chinese oil pipeline project (pink roof) on Madae island, Kyaukpyu township, Rakhine state, Myanmar. The wider project, part of China's One Belt, One Road initiative, envisions twin oil and gas pipelines, a deep sea port and special economic zone. Photo: Reuters/Soe Zeya Tun

May 30, 2017 1:41 PM (UTC+8)