Burma’s state counsellor met with ethnic representatives this morning to discuss issues related to the peace process.
In his opening speech at today’s event, KNU Chairman Gen. Mutu Say Poe said that all the ethnic armed groups share one vision – building a federal union that can…
Burma’s President Thein Sein signs a ceasefire accord with leaders of the KNU and other militias.
KNU Deputy Chair Zipporah Sein has said that the signing of a Union Day “deed of commitment” was not backed by the KNU standing committee.
KNU Chairman Mutu Say Poe pledges support for the peace process, while calling for all sides to desist from hostilities.
Leaders of the ethnic armed groups are expected to have a private meeting with Thein Sein and Commander-in-Chief Snr-Gen Min Aung Hlaing while in Naypyidaw for the Independence Day parade.