- Shan’s two major parties should merged: SNLD spokesman says
- All courts in Myanmar urged to lawfully deal with cases
- Abe to meet Suu Kyi first
- Kachin Consultative Assembly repeats its calls for full autonomy
- International community should deal with Myanmar after weighing its reforms: Min Ko Naing says
- Japanese PM to make first visit to Myanmar since 1988 military coup
- Thein Sein wraps up landmark US visit
- Judicial power must be free from executive interference
- China objects to participation of US, UK in peace talk
- Kayin Unity and Peace Council to act as mediator in negotiation among Kayin’s armed groups
More details of government’s talks with the Democratic Karen Buddhist Army earlier this week have been released, with the government saying the talks were to prevent clashes between its border guard units and Karen troops.
Last Updated on Saturday, 26 January 2013 10:13
Before leaving on her first overseas trip of the year on Thursday, Opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi called for a greater effort to achieve national peace, beginning with a speech on Sunday in a township that endured more than six decades of conflict.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 23 January 2013 16:27
Opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi will meet South Korea’s president-elect Park Geun-hye when she visits the country later this month on her first overseas trip of the year.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 January 2013 20:25
The Kachin Independence Organisation’s call to hold peace talks through Myanmar’s federation of ethnic groups rather than directly with the government is “better than nothing” but insufficient to ensure an end to the conflict, a leading analyst said.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 23 January 2013 16:19
The United Nations Secretary-General’s office is keeping a close eye on Kachin State’s Lajayan area after welcoming the government’s announcement to halt military operations in the area controlled by the Kachin Independence Army.
Last Updated on Saturday, 26 January 2013 10:19