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Tuesday, 13 September 2016

A clash between The New Mon State Party (NMSP) and the Karen National Union (KNU) happened due to a lack of ...

Recruits of Mon National Liberation Army at a training ground. Photo: MNLA
Monday, 12 September 2016

Gunfire erupted on Thursday, 8 September, in the vicinity of Tae Chaung Village, Yebyu Township, Tenasserism Division, between ...

Saturday, 10 September 2016

The Ta’ang National Liberation Army (TNLA), the Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army (MNDAA) and the Arakan Army ...

Friday, 9 September 2016

Ethnic leaders have warned that now is not the time to give up arms, in reaction to a speech calling for disarmament by the Myanmar Commander-in-Chief General Min Aung Hlaing.

The speech was made at the 21st Panglong Conference in Naypyidaw, which had a series of high-profile international guests including U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon.

General Min Aung Hlaing said in his opening speech that the armed struggle of ethnic groups was against democratic principles.

Front Row of Delegates at the Union Peace Conference on 3 September. Photo: MNA
Thursday, 8 September 2016

The United Nationalities Federal Council (UNFC), a coalition of ethnic armed organisations (EAOs), will continue with tripartite negotiations in ...

Tuesday, 6 September 2016

The Myanmar military continues to reinforce its troop strength in SSPP/SSA territory, despite calls to seek an end to the conflict by ...

Friday, 2 September 2016

Nai Hong Sar, vice-chairman for New Mon State Party (NMSP) and member of the United Nationalities Federal Council (UNFC), ...

Delegates and observers line up at the Union Peace Conference for an official photo session. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
Thursday, 1 September 2016

Khun Htun Oo, chairperson for Shan Nationalities League for Democracy (SNLD), has cancelled plans to attend ...

Tuesday, 30 August 2016

Less than a week ahead of Myanmar’s historic 21st Century Panglong Conference, the Myanmar army has launched ...

Monday, 29 August 2016

The Karen People’s Party announced that policies decided at the last Karen National Union (KNU) meeting will be adhered to ...

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