Peace Process Review Workshop

The KNU’s Central Standing Committee and leaders involved in peace process altogether (88) participants held a Peace Process Review workshop from 12- 23 June at Lay Wah. This workshop reviewed the ceasefire agreements between the Karen National Union and the Union government signed in 2012 at the State and Union level, the Deed of Commitment […]


Felicitation Letter on 68th Anniversary of Karen National Day

Karen National Union Supreme Headquarters Kawthoolei www.knuhq.org KNU President Gen. Mutu Sae Poe’s Felicitation Letter on 68th Anniversary of Karen National Day 3rd Waxing Moon, Htayku Month, 2755 (K. E.) February 11, 2016 Dear All the Karen Nationals, The 68th Anniversary of Karen National Day, falling on the 11th of February 2016, is a special […]


Joint Monitoring Committee (JMC) Meeting

Joint Monitoring Committee (JMC) Meeting Rangoon 29 October 2015 Two weeks after the signing of the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA), the Joint Monitoring Committee met in Rangoon, Burma on the 29th October 2015. The JMC consisted of representatives from the 8 Ethnic Armed Organizations’ (EAOs) signatories as well as the Myanmar government. The meeting was […]


KNU Chairman Speech At The Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement Signing Ceremony

KNU Chairman Speech At The Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement Signing Ceremony On Behalf Of The Ethnic Armed Organisations Naypyidaw 15th October 2015   I extend warm greetings to respected His Excellency President U Thein Sein, government officials, the Commander in Chief and Tatmadaw officials, Speakers of Parliament, national and international witnesses, representatives of the international community […]


Second NCA Workshop Takes Place in KNU HQ

Second NCA Workshop Takes Place in KNU HQ Lay Wah, Karen State 9 October 2015   Leaders of the Karen National Union (KNU) held the second National Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) workshop during the week of October 5th – 9th 2015, in the Headquarters of Lay Wah, Karen State. There were a hundred attendees in total, […]


Karen National Union – Press Release On The Signing Of The NCA

Karen National Union Supreme Headquarters Press Release October 12, 2015 Ten members led by the Karen National Union (KNU) President Gen. Saw Mutu Say Poe and the specially invited representatives, office staff members and technical supporting group left from the KNU Supreme Headquarters on October 12, 2015, for the signing of the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement […]