Khun Sai, director of Shan think tank Union Institute, suggested the fight could be a Wa incursion in Mongla territory under orders of the UWSA leadership.
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Local residents in Karenni State are demanding that the government begin clearing the landscape of landmines placed around Lawpita electricity towers.
The Nationwide Ceasefire Coordination Team (NCCT), representing 17 ethnic armed groups, met with the government’s International Peace Making Working Committee (IPMWC) in Rangoon last weekend. DVB reporter Aye Naing interviewed Hla Maung Shwe of the Myanmar Peace Centre — mediators in the peace talks.
DVB Debate discusses transparency in the peace process.