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    Blaming the government’s military actions in the region, one of Myanmar’s most powerful ethnic militias, the Kachin Independence Army (KIA), joined three smaller groups in a weekend attack on 10 government targets in the country’s northern provinces. Full article here"

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    The ruling National League for Democracy has reiterated its belief that progress toward peace is key to the country’s success, as party leaders gathered over the weekend for a central committee meeting. Full article here"

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    Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday that China is willing to continuously play a constructive role in Myanmar's peace process.Xi told visiting Myanmar's Commander-in-Chief of Defense Services Sen-Gen Min Aung Hlaing that China respects Myanmar's sovereignty and territorial integrity,…"

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    Myanmar government troops engaged in intense fighting on Monday with an ethnic armed group near Namhsan township in troubled northern Shan state, where hostilities with heavy weapons that began two days ago have injured two villagers, the Ta’ang National Liberation…"

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    A number of international rights groups have accused the Myanmar army of committing severe violations against the Rohingya ethnic minority in western Myanmar's Rakhine State, where they say extrajudicial killings, rapes, pillaging and burning of villages are rampant. Full article…"

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    The Shan Nationalities League for Democracy (SNLD) remains committed to supporting the government as much as it can, announced chairman Khun Tun Oo. Full article here"

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