Government, EAOs meet to discuss peace process

03 February 2020
Government, EAOs meet to discuss peace process
NCA Implementation Framework Coordinating Leader Sao Sai Nguen addresses the coordination meeting in Yangon yesterday. Photo: MNA

Government officials and representatives of ethnic armed organizations (EAOs) that have signed the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) held a coordination meeting at the National Reconciliation and Peace Centre (NRPC) in Yangon on Sunday, state media reported.

The meeting aimed to implement the 8 points of resolutions adopted at the 8th Joint Implementation Coordination Meeting (JICM) on Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement.

The Union Attorney-General suggested discussions to make agreements on expectations in NCA and implementation process, peace process beyond 2020 General Election, exchange of views on security affairs in NCA in addition to enforcement of ceasefire, building mutual trusts among the stakeholders and making successful negotiations in both political and military affairs.

All the parties in NCA have agreed to amend the Constitution and the relevant laws, based on the resolutions in 21st Century Panglong.