Myanmar promotes national reconciliation process World

Myanmar promotes national reconciliation process

Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi has met with Kachin Baptist Convention (KBC), a Kachin ethnic religious organisation, to seek a peace approach for national reconciliation in the country.
“Vietnam Pieta” statue unveiled on Jeju Island World

“Vietnam Pieta” statue unveiled on Jeju Island

A bronze statue named “Vietnam Pieta” was unveiled at the St. Francis Peace Centre on Jeju Island, the Republic of Korea, on April 26 as a sincere apology to Vietnamese people for what Korean soldiers did during wartime.
Myanmar drafts dialogue framework World

Myanmar drafts dialogue framework

The Myanmar Government and ethnic armed groups met to draft a 10-point dialogue framework at the Myanmar Peace Centre on November 29.
Myanmar accelerates drafting dialogue framework ASEAN

Myanmar accelerates drafting dialogue framework

Myanmar's tripartite Union Peace Dialogue Joint Committee (UPDJC) has convened at the Myanmar Peace Centre for the first time to prepare for drafting a dialogue framework under the peace process.
Myanmar: Gov’t, armed groups hope for ceasefire World

Myanmar: Gov’t, armed groups hope for ceasefire

Negotiators from the Myanmar government and ethnic armed groups on August 8 vowed to continue working toward a nationwide ceasefire accord (NCA) and initiate a political dialogue as soon as possible.
World

Myanmar gov't, ethnic groups resume peace talks

Representatives from the Myanmar government and armed ethnic groups resumed peace talks in Yangon on March 17 in an effort to finalise a nationwide ceasefire accord, according to the Chinese news agency Xinhua.
Society

Vietnamese movie maker wins RoK peace prize

Vietnamese veteran movie director Dang Nhat Minh has been granted the Kim Dae-jung Nobel Peace Film Award at the recent Gwangju International Film Festival in the Republic of Korea.
World

Myanmar, Kachin rebels agree ceasefire

The Myanmar Government on May 30 reached a preliminary ceasefire deal with the Kachin Independent Organisation (Kachin, KIO) - the political branch of the Kachin Independence Army (KIA) - after almost two years of violence.