Ed Wray, a photographer for the Associated Press based in Southeast Asia, has released a series of photos of performing monkeys in Jakarta, Indonesia, that he calls Monkey Town.


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Wray said he “looked at this not so much as a story about cruelty to animals, though it certainly is, but as a look at the sometimes terrible things people are forced to do in extreme poverty. It’s a very sad situation.”

Source: Ed Wray.