Kachin


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Noun1.Kachin - Tibeto-Burman languages spoken in northernmost Burma and adjacent China and IndiaKachin - Tibeto-Burman languages spoken in northernmost Burma and adjacent China and India
Tibeto-Burman, Tibeto-Burman language - a branch of the Sino-Tibetan family of languages spoken from Tibet to the Malay Peninsula
Chingpo, Jinghpaw, Jinghpo - a Kachinic language
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According to Burma News International (BNI), balloting in next month's election will not take place in 211 village tracts in Kachin state.
According to the Japanese Embassy, Japan has entered into an agreement with Myanmar to offer over US$400,000 for four construction projects, comprising hospitals and schools in Kachin State and Magway Region.
Summary: Yangon: Myanmar's government met Kachin rebels for renewed peace talks in China on Monday, an .
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon welcomes the agreement by peace negotiators of the Myanmar government and the Kachin Independence Organization (KIO) to work on a framework to de-escalate the conflict in the northern state of Kachin, the secretary-general's office said Thursday.
government urged Myanmar government and ethnic Kachin Independence Army (KIA) in ongoing conflict in Myanmar's northernmost Kachin state to take immediate steps to establish a dialogue process that will build trust, according to a press release issued from the U.
While Quintana lauded the progress made by the government in negotiating cease-fire agreements with various ethnic armed groups, he also highlighted concerns over allegations of human rights violations in conflict-affected border areas, including Kachin state.
Andrey Kachin, an instructor in the firefighting paratrooper squad at Tomsk's Bakchar forest protection department, said there is a drastic difference between how federal reserve employees and the local troopers are equipped and supplied.
Thus in the book Political Systems of Highland Burma, Leach formulated his research problem this way: "How far it can be maintained that a single type of social structure prevails throughout the Kachin area.
The case of Tendu gup Nima Dukpa who was accused of gambling in one of the classrooms of Kachin Community primary school on January 1 by the former gup Pema Wangchuk will be forwarded to the court by the Sipsu police.
Three political parties staking their appeal on claims to represent the interests of the ethnic Kachin population in northern Burma are closer to a merger this week after they agreed on a rough policy platform and name for the combined political factions.
Along with 50 other people who fled after six trucks of Myanmar soldiers rumbled through her village last July, Doi Ra and her family have taken shelter in a church compound near the Kachin State capital, Myitkyina.
The Women's League of Burma and the Kachin Women Association Thailand have documented more than 100 cases of military rape