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The Lost World of the Lords of the Sky
October 23, 2020

The Lost World of the Lords of the Sky

By Robert Bociaga 
The tangled history of Shan State reveals the broken promises of a federal, truly democratic Myanmar.

Myanmar’s Peace Process: The China Factor
October 01, 2020

Myanmar’s Peace Process: The China Factor

By Yun Sun
China has an undeniable role in Myanmar’s peace process, but an ultimate resolution lies in Burmese hands.
The Future of Myanmar’s Peace Process: Same Old Challenges or New Progress?
August 28, 2020

The Future of Myanmar’s Peace Process: Same Old Challenges or New Progress?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A closer look at the deeper dynamics in one of Asia’s most protracted conflicts and what lies ahead.

Myanmar’s Upcoming 4th Union Peace Conference: Time for a Rethink
August 18, 2020

Myanmar’s Upcoming 4th Union Peace Conference: Time for a Rethink

By Seth Kane
The illusion of quick wins is plain for everyone to see. The international community might leverage this clarity to take stock.

Myanmar: Shattered Hopes for Peace
July 15, 2020

Myanmar: Shattered Hopes for Peace

By Robert Bociaga
As Myanmar heads into election season, ethnic groups are no longer optimistic about their life under NLD rule.

What’s in the New Coronavirus Ceasefire Talk in Myanmar’s Ethnic Conflict?
April 07, 2020

What’s in the New Coronavirus Ceasefire Talk in Myanmar’s Ethnic Conflict?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
While calls for a pause in violence are notable, it remains to be seen whether they will be heeded or can be sustained and translated into positive developments.

Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, Myanmar’s Armed Forces Soldier on
March 26, 2020

Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, Myanmar’s Armed Forces Soldier on

By Amara Thiha
Amid the COVID-19 outbreak, the Tatmadaw had to postpone its 75th anniversary celebrations. But don’t let that distract from its still-central role in the nation.
Myanmar: Trials and Tribulations
February 01, 2020

Myanmar: Trials and Tribulations

By Christina Fink
Facing genocide charges in the international arena, Myanmar’s domestic politics are set to heat up in 2020, too.

Myanmar’s Search for Elusive Peace
April 01, 2019

Myanmar’s Search for Elusive Peace

By Amara Thiha
Government efforts to secure peace in the country continue to be hampered by internal and external factors.

Marking 70 Years of War in Myanmar
February 08, 2019

Marking 70 Years of War in Myanmar

By Jittrapon Kaicome
Karen armed groups gather to seek peace while marking the 70th anniversary of the original revolution.

Myanmar Speeds up Progress on China’s Belt and Road
December 08, 2018

Myanmar Speeds up Progress on China’s Belt and Road

By Amara Thiha
Naypyidaw picks up the pace on the China-Myanmar Economic Corridor as other options for FDI fade away.
China's Stake in the Myanmar Peace Process
August 15, 2018

China's Stake in the Myanmar Peace Process

By Mark Inkey
Why is Beijing providing funds for ethnic armed groups to join a government-backed peace conference?

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