Delegates meet informally in Yangon as dispute over terminology drags on.
Future name of country is main sticking point.
Government delegation discusses development in separate talks with Wa, NDAA, but peace talks no closer.
Arakan Army spokesman says Myanmar Army has stepped up offensives in areas it controls, accuses troops of posing as AA fighters to poach cattle.
New Mon State Party vice chairman Nai Hong Sar discusses the ongoing peace process and ceasefire negotiations with The Irrawaddy’s Lawi Weng.
Signatories of the nationwide ceasefire agreement begin joint review of landmark piece accord with government and military.
Myanmar’s peace negotiators including State Counselor make speeches on truce in Naypyitaw.
The committee’s first mission is to provide medical services and donate rice and oil to displaced people in Kachin State.
Citing concerns of land loss and damage to livelihoods, locals held signs stating that they ‘condemn’ the expansion of the national park.
Around 100 politicians, ethnic armed group leaders and civil society members have joined a stakeholders’ consultation in Thailand hosted by the UNFC.
Kachin State chief minister Dr. Khet Aung discusses the regional govt’s plans, as well as the controversial Myitsone Dam project.
The success of Myanmar’s peace process hinges on how the govt, military, and ethnic armed organizations address the root causes of conflict collectively.
Local organizations say five villagers were detained under suspicion of connection to the TNLA but were later released.
Stories from groups like the Daingnet have remained largely unknown to the outside world.
UNFC says Muslim militant group in Rakhine will not be included in ‘all-inclusive’ peace talks.