Union Peace Conference-21st Century Panglong Central Organising Committee Chairperson and State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi received leaders and representatives of Ethnic Armed Organisations (EAOs) at the National Reconciliation and Peace Centre (NRPC) in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday afternoon.
The State Counsellor separately received United Wa State Army (UWSA) Vice Chairman U Kyauk Kaw An, Shan State Progressive Party (SSPP) Chairman U Hsay Htin, National Democratic Alliance Army (NDAA) [Mongla] Vice Chairman U San Pae and Kachin Independence Organisation (KIO) Vice Chairman (2) S. Gun Maw at 3 pm and Ta’ang National Liberation Army (TNLA) Deputy Chairman U Tar Ku Lan, U Yan Win Zhong of Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army (MNDAA) and U Nyo Tun Aung of Arakan Army (AA) at 4:30 pm.
During the meeting, matters related to reducing conflicts, the signing of the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) and participating in political discussions were discussed.
Also present at the meetings were Union Peace Dialogue Joint Committee (UPDJC) Vice Chairman Union Minister U Kyaw Tint Swe, Peace Commission Chairman Dr. Tin Myo Win, Deputy Ministers U Min Thu and U Khin Maung Tin and Director General U Zaw Htay.
After the meetings, the State Counsellor presented the leaders and representatives of the EAOs with regional products, and they in return presented gifts to the State Counsellor and then posed for commemorative photos.