NCA Groups Want Inclusive Peace Process

July 23, 2016 by MNA

The eight armed groups that signed last year’s nationwide ceasefire agreement (NCA) have pledged to find solutions for non-signatory groups to be included in the peace process. A statement calling for more inclusion was issued at the end of a three-day meeting attended by forty...

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Villager and daughter injured by landmine in Hsipaw

July 22, 2016 by S.H.A.N

A man and his eight-year-old daughter were seriously injured by a landmine explosion on Monday when they went into a forest to cut firewood in northern Shan State, a local member of the Shan Nationalities League for Democracy (SNLD) has reported.

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NCA-signatory organisations agree to discuss four points at Mai Ja Yang meeting

July 22, 2016 by Mizzima

Participants at the Ethnic Armed Organizations (EAOs) Summit scheduled to be held in Mai Ja Yang, Kachin State, have agreed to focus primarily on a four-point agenda namely building a federal union, politics, the military and the interpretation of Panglong.

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General News

NCA Groups Want Inclusive Peace Process

The eight armed groups that signed last year’s nationwide ceasefire agreement (NCA) have pledged to...

July 23, 2016 by Mon News Agency

Villager and daughter injured by landmine in Hsipaw

A man and his eight-year-old daughter were seriously injured by a landmine explosion on Monday...

July 22, 2016 by S.H.A.N

NCA-signatory organisations agree to discuss four points at Mai Ja Yang meeting

Participants at the Ethnic Armed Organizations (EAOs) Summit scheduled to be held in Mai Ja...

July 22, 2016 by Mizzima

UNFPA welcomes release of Myanmar census data on religion

Data on religion from the 2014 Myanmar Population and Housing Census has been made publicly...

July 22, 2016 by Mizzima

Burma’s MI admits soldiers killed Lashio villagers

Lt-Gen Mya Tun Oo, the serving chief of Burma’s military intelligence, confirmed yesterday that government...

July 22, 2016 by S.H.A.N

Mon State’s new university offers Diploma in Buddhism

Ramannyarattha Buddhism University, a new university in Mon State, started offering its Diploma in Buddhism.

July 22, 2016 by Mon News Agency

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