Political Monitor 25 - 24 October 2014
'Silent Offensive', Burmese military strategies fuelling Kachin drug crisis - New report by Kachin Women’s Association Thailand (KWAT) - 10 October 2014
UNFC questions Burmese military commitment to peace
From Democratic Voice of Burma - Oct. 24, 2014, 12:25 p.m.
Karen Army Leader Links Current Fighting To Burma Government’s Mega Development Projects
From Karen News - Oct. 24, 2014, 12:24 p.m.
Military MPs condemned for not wanting to amend ‘veto power’ option
From Mizzima - Oct. 24, 2014, 12:23 p.m.
Karen State Minister Order The Return Of Confiscated Lands To Farmers
From Karen News - Oct. 24, 2014, 12:23 p.m.
Myanmar urges for closer UN-ASEAN ties
From IANS - Oct. 24, 2014, 12:20 p.m.
EU consults with Myanmar civil society
From Mizzima - Oct. 24, 2014, 12:20 p.m.
Asian female peace leaders honoured
From the Nation - Oct. 24, 2014, 12:15 p.m.
ABSDF, 88 Gen discuss constitutional reform
From Democratic Voice of Burma - Oct. 24, 2014, 12:10 p.m.
Myanmar likely to sell bonds
From Bloomberg/Bangkok Post - Oct. 24, 2014, 12:03 p.m.
Survey starts for Mae Sot metropolis
From Bangkok Post - Oct. 24, 2014, noon
Banking in Myanmar : Twinned with South Sudan By the Economist
What Indonesia’s Regional Election Bill Means for ASEAN - ByA. Ibrahim Almuttaqi By A. Ibrahim Almuttaqi
Kayin armed groups: Reunification or separation? - By Sithu Aung Myint By Sithu Aung Myint
Myanmar on a Nonproliferation Roll - By David Santoro By David Santoro
ISIS and attacks on Muslims in Burma and Sri Lanka - By Dr Abdallah Al-Ashaal By Dr Abdallah Al-Ashaal
Burma’s failed promise By Asia Sentinel
Editorial: Rohingyas: No light at the end of the tunnel By Saudi Gazette
Working for a peaceful transition to democracy:
- Assisting in negotiations to end 65 years of armed conflict
- Helping build democratic institutions
- Empowering civil society and local communities
- Advocating for policies to sustain the transition