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Posts Tagged ‘United Nationalities Federal Council’ (52 found)

ကခ်င္ျပည္နယ္ႏွင့္ ရွမ္းျပည္နယ္ေျမာက္ပိုင္း နယ္ေျမမ်ားအတြင္း ျမန္မာ့တပ္မေတာ္က မဟာဗ်ဴဟာ ထိုးစစ္မ်ား ဆင္ႏြဲေနျခင္းအေပၚ ျပင္းထန္စြာ ကန္႕ကြက္ေၾကာင္း ထုတ္ျပန္ေၾကညာခ်က္

ျမန္မာ့တပ္မေတာ္သည္ လြန္ခဲ့ေသာ ဧျပီလဆန္းပိုင္းမွစ၍ ကခ်င္ျပည္နယ္ႏွင့္ ရွမ္းျပည္နယ္ေျမာက္ပိုင္း နယ္ေျမမ်ားအတြင္း စစ္အင္အား အလံုးအရင္းျဖင့္ KIA တပ္မ်ား၊ TNLA ႏွင့္ SSA (N) တပ္ဖြဲ႕မ်ားအေပၚ ထုိးစစ္ဆင္ တိုက္ခိုက္ေနျခင္းသည္ ၾကီးမားက်ယ္ျပန္႕ေသာ မဟာဗ်ဴစာေျမာက္ စစ္ဆင္ေရးၾကီးအသြင္ ေဆာင္ေန၍ UNFC က ျပင္းထန္စြာ ကန္႕ကြက္လိုက္သည္ […]

April 23, 2014  •  By United Nationalities Federal Council  •  Tags: , ,  •  Read more ➤

UNFC Statement on Current Situations

The UNFC puts on record and honors the Laiza Conference of the Ethnic Armed Resistance Organizations, sponsored by the KIO, a member organization of the UNFC, as it was a hundred percent success for unity of the ethnic nationalities. The KIO, together with the Peace-talk Creation Group […]

November 12, 2013  •  By United Nationalities Federal Council  •  Tags: , , ,  •  Read more ➤

The Future Must be Federalism in Burma

unfc-photo by nyo ohn myintPreliminary peace talks between the alliance of ethnic non-state armed groups, the United Nationalities Federal Council (UNFC) and the Burma government in Chiang Mai, Thailand, over the weekend of 8-9 September resulted in little progress. Meanwhile the Burma Army is simultaneously reinforcing and strengthening its positions in Kachin State, resulting in more armed clashes and causing fear of another major offensive.

Led by Minister Aung Min, the Union Peace Working Committee invited the UNFC to Naypyidaw to sign a nationwide ceasefire accord despite there being no ceasefire agreement with the Kachin Independence Organization (KIO), a member of the UNFC. Given the increasing attacks on the Kachin and little tangible progress made in the peace process so far, the UNFC did not immediately accept the offer. The nationwide ceasefire accord signing is a major part of the government’s peace strategy and their plan is for international observers to be present, as well as domestic and international media. For the government, this very public show is important may be important to show the world that progress is being made, their peace plan is working and that perhaps more importantly, Burma is open for business […]

September 16, 2013  •  By Burma Partnership  •  Tags: , , ,  •  Read more ➤

Statement of the Ethnic Nationalities Conference

1. Under the aegis of the UNFC, an Ethnic Nationality Conference was held from July 29 to 31 at a certain place in the liberated area.

2. A total of 122 delegates, representing the UNFC member organizations, 18 resistance organizations, the United Nationality Alliance, 4 political parties of the ethnic nationalities, youth organizations, women organizations, community-based organizations, the overseas ethnic nationality organizations, academics and active individuals […]

August 2, 2013  •  By United Nationalities Federal Council  •  Tags: , , , ,  •  Read more ➤

UNFC Press Statement 5/2013

1. On July 13, from 9 am to 5 pm, the UNFC Political Dialogue Delegation’s Technical Team, led by Padoh Mahn Mahn, held consultative meeting in Chiangmai, Thailand, with the Union Peace Making Work Committee’s Technical Team, led by U Hla Maung Shwe […]

July 13, 2013  •  By United Nationalities Federal Council  •  Tags: , ,  •  Read more ➤

UNFC Press Statement 4/2013

1. The technical teams of the Union Peace Working Committee (UPWC) of the government and the UNFC Delegation for Political Dialogue will hold preliminary consultative meeting on July 13, 2013 […]

July 9, 2013  •  By United Nationalities Federal Council  •  Tags: , , ,  •  Read more ➤

Statement on EU Review of Sanctions on Burma (3/2013)

The United Nationalities Federal Council (UNFC) urges the European Union (EU) to maintain the current level of sanctions on Burma until the Government of Burma takes further steps to demonstrate its commitment to peace, political reform, and respect for human rights […]

April 21, 2013  •  By United Nationalities Federal Council  •  Tags: , ,  •  Read more ➤

Press Statement on Visit to Japan (2/2013)

1. Under the sponsorship of the Nippon Foundation (TNF) a delegation of the UNFC paid a visit to Tokyo, Japan, from April 1 to 5, 2013.

2. The TNF of Japan and the UNFC delegation together reviewed the work of delivering emergency aid in one year period, given by the TNF, to the Internally Displaced People (IDP) in the regions of the ethnic nationalities and had discussions on future programs […]

April 8, 2013  •  By United Nationalities Federal Council  •  Tags: , , , ,  •  Read more ➤

Building Trust and Peace by Working through Ethnic Health Networks Towards a Federal Union

We, the members of the Health Convergence Core Group (HCCG), welcome the prospect of future political dialogue between the government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and the United Nationalities Federal Council (UNFC) to establish a genuine federal union […]

March 11, 2013  •  By Health Convergence Core Group  •  Tags: , , ,  •  Read more ➤