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ISRAEL MASHAV and MICCI Agriculture Demonstration Plot handed over in Kayin State

Source: Mizzima

Published on Jan. 15, 2021, 11:21 a.m.

The main idea of the plot is to enable government staffs and officials members with modern Israeli agriculture state of the art technology and best practices, mainly water management and drip irrigation.

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First regular session of third Arakan State parliament to convene on Feb 9th

Source: Burma News International (BNI)

Published on Jan. 15, 2021, 11:16 a.m.

The selection of the chairperson, the parliament speaker and the deputy speaker among 20 MPs, will be made on the first-day session of Arakan State parliament, he added.

Min Tun (DMG)

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NLD should broad-minded on the talks with ethnic parties: Joint-Chair CNLD

Source: Burma News International (BNI)

Published on Jan. 15, 2021, 11:14 a.m.

“The ruling National League for Democracy (NLD) should recognize the aspirations of ethnic parties and be broad-minded and flexible on the talks with ethnic parties, said Joint-Chair of the Chin National League for Democracy (CNLD) Pu No Htan Kat.

Salai Benezer (KMG)

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TNP discuss 15 points in a talk with NLD

Source: Burma News International (BNI)

Published on Jan. 15, 2021, 11:12 a.m.

U Mai Ohn Khaing explained “This meeting was not about coming to an agreement. We submitted the facts as we saw it and the NLD delegation will forward them to the NLD central committee. The NLD discussed its policy towards ethnic peoples.”

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Karen State Militia Leadership Quits en Masse After Military Ousts Its Chief

Source: Irrawaddy

Published on Jan. 15, 2021, 11:07 a.m.

The leadership of the Myanmar military-backed Karen State Border Guard Force (BGF) resigned en masse on Thursday to protest the resignation of their leader Colonel Saw Chit Thu under military pressure.

Nyein Nyein

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Pro-military party backs Myanmar election results

Source: Myanmar Times

Published on Jan. 15, 2021, 11:04 a.m.

U Thein Sein and the USDP ruled the country from 2011 to 2015 but lost to the Daw Aung San Suu Kyi-led National League for Democracy in 2015

Min Wathan

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Architect of Obama pivot to steer Asia policy for Biden

Source: Myanmar Times

Published on Jan. 15, 2021, 10:59 a.m.

During his trip, he also met with opposition leader Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, who has been under house arrest for 14 years. 

Agence France-Presse (AFP)

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KNLA Requests Support From Karen People

Source: Burma News International (BNI)

Published on Jan. 15, 2021, 10:47 a.m.

In an open letter by the ethnic armed organization (EAO) on the 2760th Karen New Year celebrations, on February 13, the KNLA asked for the support of Karen youth and others for its “defence and security” efforts.

Network Media Group

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IDPs Facing Food Shortages During COVID-19 Lockdown

Source: Burma News International (BNI)

Published on Jan. 15, 2021, 10:45 a.m.

Residents of an internally displaced persons (IDPs) camp in Kachin State’s Capital Myitkyina, are running out of food after a case of COVID-19 was discovered in the camp.

Network Media Group

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Burma Army deploys 1,500 troops to northern Maungdaw amidst lull in fighting

Source: Burma News International (BNI)

Published on Jan. 15, 2021, 10:42 a.m.

The troops were seen disembarking in the morning from two naval ships at the fishing village of Alethankyaw on the southern Maungdaw coast, where they entered the Alethankyaw Border Guard Police (BGP) camp.

Kaladan Press

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