Once a vocal supporter of the peace process, Padao Mahn Nyein Maung no longer appears to trust the government or Army
By agreeing to the demand, gov’t and Tatmadaw would set worrying precedent for other signatories, analysts point out.
Secretary of Peace Commission says agency will visit northeast of country to discuss ethnic group’s reservations.
Too soon for decision on signing NCA, Kachin leader says after FPNCC members meet with state counselor, Army chief
Party would consider attending third session of 21st-Century Panglong Peace Conference if invited, broker says
Emergency assistance team says Saw O Moo was supporting villagers displaced by fighting in Papun district, calls on gov’t to protect aid workers
Group says man, 50, was detained at Loikaw Army base but fled as shooting began
At seventh round of peace talks between the govt and ethnic bloc, the two sides agreed in principle to UNFC’s NCA proposal.
Leaders of ethnic armed groups say the peace process is stalling under the govt and Tatmadaw.