Latest EBO Background papers: 

The MNDAA offensive: Implications for the Myanmar Peace Process -  EBO Background Paper No. 2/2017 - 10 April 2017 

A Dangerous Calculation: The Northern Alliance – Burma (NA-B) Offensives in Shan State - EBO Background Paper No. 1/2017 - 1 February 2017 - More..

Lastest PM:  Political Monitor 2 - 27 February 2017  - More..

EBO 2015 Annual Report:1-page view  /  2-page view



Karen National Union (KNU) and Kachin Independence Organization (KIO) Joint Statement - English &  Burmese - 16 February 2017

Clarification - EBO FundingEnglish & Burmese - 31 October 2016

Update by the Shan Human Rights Foundation: Burma Army provokes fighting with Shan NCA signatory, shells civilian areas, displacing 2,000 in Mong Kung - also available in  also available in  Burmese and Tai (Shan) - 12 October 2016

An Urgent Appeal to End Indiscriminate Killings of Rohingya in Northern Rakhine State the European Rohingya Council - 11 October 2016

Rohingya civilians under attacks, demand urgent protection - Arakan Rohingya National Organisation (ARNO) Press Release - 11 October 2016

Joint Statement: Stop Killing Innocent Rohingyas in Arakan -  10 October 2016

Drowning A Thousand Islands also available in BurmeseThai - 8 October 2016


Chinese military hands over trains
From Eleven Media Group - May 27, 2017, noon

New service promises faster transits from Myanmar to Japan and China
From JOC.com - May 27, 2017, noon

Rebels condemn unity clause
From Eleven Media Group - May 27, 2017, noon

‘Ready to talk,’ TNLA says of ending conflict with RCSS
From Democratic Voice of Burma - May 27, 2017, noon

Displaced by violence, Kaman yearn for home as hopes dim
From Frontier Myanmar - May 27, 2017, 6 a.m.

Tanintharyi tourism committee seeks IFC infrastructure support
From Myanmar Times - May 27, 2017, 6 a.m.

Myanmar, having warmed to the West, turns to China again
From Associated Press - May 27, 2017, 6 a.m.

Orange farmers in Shan State look to modernize growing techniques
From Myanmar Now - May 27, 2017, 6 a.m.

Proposal for a ‘federal army’ prompts heated debate at Panglong talks
From Shan Herald Agency for News - May 27, 2017, 6 a.m.

Nobody can answer the question of how long this peace process will take
From The Republic of the Union Myanmar: Ministry of Information - May 26, 2017, 3:45 p.m.

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