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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.
Burma’s president vows “not to lose an inch” of territory in clashes with ethnic rebels; meanwhile Burmese soldiers patrol the deserted streets of Laogai.
Any continued student protests will be dealt with in accordance with the law, Deputy Home Affairs Minister Brig-Gen Kyaw Zan Myint has vowed.
Noting that 103 of the 440 MPs were absent on Monday, the lower house speaker urged political parties to remind members of their duty to the country.
Brang Shawng has been found guilty of defamation by a Hpakant court after alleging Burma Army responsibility for the death of his daughter.