KWO Calls for End to Fighting in Ceasefire Areas

September 29, 2016 by KIC

The Karen Women Organisation (KWO) called for an end to fighting between the Burma Army supported by Border Guard Forces (BGF) and the Democratic Karen Buddhist Army (Splinter DKBA) in ceasefire areas of Karen State.

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U.S. Ambassador to Submit Report on Kachin IDPs

September 29, 2016 by Network Media Group

During his first visit to Kachin State the U.S. Ambassador, Scot Marciel, told internally displaced persons (IDPs) that he would report to the U.S. government on their situation and think of ways he can help them.

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AAPP Launches Report on Prison Reform

September 29, 2016 by KIC

The Assistance Association for Political Prisoners (AAPP) launched its report on reforming the prison system at a ceremony held at the Royal Rose Hall in Rangoon on 25 September.

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General News

KWO Calls for End to Fighting in Ceasefire Areas

The Karen Women Organisation (KWO) called for an end to fighting between the Burma Army...

September 29, 2016 by KIC

AAPP Launches Report on Prison Reform

The Assistance Association for Political Prisoners (AAPP) launched its report on reforming the prison system...

September 29, 2016 by KIC

Head of KNU Mining Department Urges Close Supervision of Mining

Padoh Saw Kae Le, the head of the Karen National Union (KNU) Mining Department called...

September 28, 2016 by KIC

IDPs Face Difficulties Returning Home Due to Landmines

Though Border Guard Forces (BGF) claim to now control the road between Myaing Gyi Ngu...

September 28, 2016 by KIC

KWEG Holds International Peace Day Ceremony in Hpa-an

The Karen Women's Empowerment Group (KWEG) held a ceremony to celebrate International Peace Day at...

September 27, 2016 by KIC

Burma Army Launches Air Strikes Against KIA Camps

Following two weeks of fighting between the Burma Army and the Kachin Independence Army (KIA)...

September 27, 2016 by KNG

Feature

THE FOUNDING OF THE UNION OF BURMA THROUGH THE HILL PEOPLES EFFORTS

Khun Kya Bu The Memoirs of Khun Kya Bu of Hsipaw Signatory to the Panglong Agreement. Foreword These memoirs...

Opinion

Nationalism, federalism and ethnic-centered political framework in Myanmar: The Case for Local…

The 21st Panglong Peace Conference has been completed in Myanmar. The public expects genuine peace...