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Gov’t, Northern Alliance Discussed Release of Detainees: Source

Gov’t, Northern Alliance Discussed Release of Detainees: Source

Representatives of the Burmese government and the four-member Northern Alliance discussed the possibility of releasing detainees held by both sides during a meeting that took place in the Chinese city of Kunming last Sunday. The…

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Amid Ceasefire Speculation, Kachin IDPs Ask If They Will ‘Need to Run Again’

Amid Ceasefire Speculation, Kachin IDPs Ask If They Will ‘Need to Run Again’

Kachin people displaced by war have expressed concern about how a potential ceasefire between the Kachin Independence Organization (KIO) and the Burma Army could affect their security. The KIO is among the majority of armed…