Joe Kumbun

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Tuesday, 1 August 2017

The second session of the 21st Century Panglong Peace Conference ended with the revival of the word ‘secession’ a word that people have long been taboo. 

Monday, 3 July 2017

The civil war which continues to rage in Kachin State has been going on for six years. The conflict started on 9 June 2011, and since then ....

The KIO has constantly attempted to take a major role in the ethnic peace process, but where will an alliance with the UWSA lead?
Saturday, 3 June 2017

The Kachin Independence Organization (KIO), the second largest armed ethnic organization in Myanmar, has recently withdrawn from ...

Could military reorganisation be the answer?
Thursday, 13 October 2016

As we move towards the end of the year, civil war continues to rage across the country especially in Kachin State.

Saturday, 13 February 2016

As Aung San Suu Kyi’s NLD government prepares to take over the peace process the Kachin Independence Organization (KIO), ...