Ethnic Kachin communities at home and abroad are urging the UN Security Council to refer Myanmar to the ICC, citing the military's latest offensive in Kachin State.
New strategy needed to deal with army’s increasingly confrontational approach, Gen Baw Kyaw Heh says.
Northern Alliance says Tatmadaw offensive has pushed back two KIA battalions. A local church group says hundreds of villagers have fled their homes in fear.
Some 2,000 Kachin remain displaced without sufficient food, as the Myanmar Army continues attacks against the KIA.
The NMSP wrapped up a three-day meeting on Wednesday to explain its reasons for signing the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement in February and to gather public feedback.
The government and the Karenni National Progressive Party say they have agreed to hold formal talks to improve relations later this month in Karenni State.
Nearly a month since fighting broke out between ethnic armed groups in northern Shan State, displaced families have yet to return home for fear of being recruited and extorted.
Unless and until there is unity among Myanmar's ethnic armed organizations, self-determination and a federal union will remain a thousand-mile journey.
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The KNU will keep trying to negotiate an end to its latest standoff with the Tatmadaw over a road project in Karen State.
Beijing fears Arakan Army will cooperate with ARSA, which it says has ties to Uighur separatists, according to ethnic leaders.
The charges against the two were lessened and the women were released after signing an agreement that they would appear in court when called to face trial.
Indian security forces killed at least three civilians and wounded about 70 in restive Kashmir.
The Tatmadaw called off a meeting to settle a dispute over road construction in Karen State because a KNLA brigade commander wasn't invited, a KNU official said.
Ending the fighting between the Tatmadaw and ethnic armed groups should be U Win Myint’s top priority.