The Ethnic Armed Organizations’ Senior Delegation and the Union Peace-making Work Committee Complete Second Day of 8th Meeting for Conclusive Negotiations of the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement
July 23, 2015
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
After two days of negotiation, the EAOs’ Senior Delegation (SD) and the Union Peace- making Work Committee (UPWC) continued to reach significant agreements on the provisions to be discussed in the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA). Important issues remain to be negotiated. The SD’s goal is to complete the NCA at this time, in order to cease the fighting across the country and lead to the next stages of the peace process roadmap.
The SD is closely following the events on the ground in Kachin State and other areas and is deeply concerned about the escalating offensive and reinforcement of troops.
The negotiations on the remaining NCA text provisions and other principle matters will continue on July 24, 2015.
The following spokespersons will answer questions from the media and the public:
- Pu Zing Cung
- P’doh Saw Kwe Htoo Win
- Nai Hong Sar
Please direct all other media inquiries to the Senior Delegation Media Advisory Team:
Phone: (66) 9 8 850 9 153 (Thai) (95) 09 264097219 (Myanmar)