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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.

Friday, 2 September 2016

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

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 ...

Friday, 26 August 2016

A workshop by the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) about the resettlement of internally displaced persons ...

Thursday, 25 August 2016

The Karen National Union (KNU) said it is taking action to curb the sale and use of drugs in its controlled area.

Monday, 18 July 2016

In an effort to educate the public about its involvement in the peace process, the All Burma Students’ Democratic Front (ABSDF) held a public discussion in Karen state capital Hpa-an.  

Wednesday, 29 June 2016

A Karen National Union controlled checkpoint is fuelling tension between the Myanmar Army in southern Myanmar.

Tuesday, 28 June 2016

Refugees at Mae La, the largest Myanmar refugee camp in Thailand, have urged the Thai and Myanmar governments not to forcibly ...

Friday, 24 June 2016

Villagers in Karen State are less than ecstatic that ...