Representatives of ethnic armed groups and Burmese government officials meet in Chiang Mai to discuss how best to approach the post-ceasefire meetings.
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The National League for Democracy (NLD) says it has completed drafting a framework for political dialogue to be employed in Burma’s peace process. “It’s only a draft and could be[…]
A meeting to discuss the framework for a nationwide ceasefire will be held within 60 days of its signing, the National Ceasefire Coordination Team ethnic alliance has agreed with the[…]
Peace talks between the United Nationalities Federation Council and government peace negotiators ended in a promise to engage in political dialogue yesterday in Chiang Mai.
Dec 4, 2009 (AFP), The European Union will begin "sustained political dialogue" with Burma following the thawing of relations between the junta-led nation and the US, the regional bloc’s ambassador[…]
The EU lays out a list of 21 “benchmarks” which it expects the Burmese authorities to fulfill, including: cooperation with the UN; the release of all political prisoners; the strengthening of rule of law; greater media freedom; and “effective measures to combat intolerance, communal violence and hate speech”.
UWSA welcome new President’s speech on development of border areas as they look to peacefully resolve differences with Naypyidaw over BGF proposals and autonomy
Political prisoners questioned by Special Branch police about their stance on the National League for Democracy’s boycott of elections this year
The sentencing of a US citizen to three years with hard labour shows that the Burmese junta has no interest in meeting the demands of the US and international community
June 15, 2009 (DVB), Burma's ruling junta has criticized a European Union statement calling for its army to respect international law regarding its Karen offensive as "ignorant" and "politically motivated".[…]