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Photo: Patrick Kum Jaa Lee
19 October 2015
‘The week of 12th October 2015 has been marked by a series of deeply troubling incidents...
The Signing Ceremony of the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) at the Myanmar International Convention Center (MICC) in Nay Pyi Taw on 15 October 2015. Photo: Theingi Tun/Mizzima
19 October 2015
The Myanmar government and a number of armed ethnic groups have formed two joint...
President U Thein Sein (front, second from right), presents the award to Dr. Gil C. Saguiguit, Jr. (leftmost), SEARCA Director at the World Food Day celebration of Myanmar on 16 October 2015 at Yezin Agricultural University (YAU) in Nay Pyi Taw.​ Photo: SEARCA
17 October 2015
The Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (...
Farmers in Bago region.​ Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
17 October 2015
On World Food Day, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and...
Ethnic Muslim Rohingya migrants, believed to have come from Myanmar and Bangladesh, on an abandoned boat drifting in the Andaman Sea close to Malaysia, southern Thailand, 14 May 2015. Photo: EPA
17 October 2015
The ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights group is warning the Rohingya crisis could...
Senior General Min Aung Hlaing signs during the signing ceremony of the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA)  at the Myanmar International Convention Centre (MICC) in Nay Pyi Taw on October 15, 2015. Photo: Theingi Tun/Mizzima
17 October 2015
The Asia-Pacific Solidarity Coalition have called for a more inclusive peace process in...
Union Minister U Aung Min at the Signing Ceremony of the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement on October 15, 2015. Photo: Nyo Ohn Myint/Facebook
16 October 2015
Development priorities will be given to areas where the ceasefire accord is in place,...
Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
16 October 2015
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon welcomed today the signing of a ceasefire...
Chaw Sandi Tun – also known as Chit Tha Mee Photo: Facebook
16 October 2015
Myanmar’s authorities must immediately and unconditionally release a peace activist and a...
Gen. Mutu Say Poe (KNU) and U Aung Min (UPWC) arrive at MICC-2 hall in Nay Pyi Taw, for the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement signing on October 15, 2015. Photo: Theingi Tun/Mizzima
15 October 2015
More representatives from ethnic groups arrived in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday to sign the...
Myanmar president Thein Sein (2 R) greets Chinese Ambassador to Myanmar Hong Liang (back, 2-R) as leaders of ethnic armed groups (L), Myanmar vice president Sai Mauk Kham (R) and international witnesses, are seen during a Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) ceremony at the Myanmar International Convention Center (MICC) in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, 15 October 2015.Photo: Aung Htet/EPA
15 October 2015
The United States has commended all sides for their ongoing efforts to bring an end to...
Photo: Theingi Tun/Mizzima
15 October 2015
Myanmar on Thursday signed a ceasefire with eight ethnic minority armies in a step...

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