Kayan National Party

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The Kayan National Party is a political party in Myanmar.[1]

Unlike Kayan New Land Party and other parties which failed to be approved by the Union Election Commission (UEC) in Kayah State, it was allowed to register to contest the election in 2011.[2]

Kayan New Land Party[edit]

Kayan New Land Party (KNLP) was founded in 1986.[3] Organizations home in Special Region-3, Karenni State[4] Kayan National Guard (KNG) is a breakaway group from KNLP in 1992. KNLP have a cease-fire agreements with the Junta, from 26 July 1994 [4] Shwe Aye is the leader. Kayan New Land Party (KNLP); Between 200 and 700 men in 2001.[5] In April 2009 have KNLP about 200 men and KNG about 150 men.[6] KNLP is a part of National Democratic Front (NDF).[7]


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  2. ^ Naung Hlaing (2 August 2010). "KNPLF stepped backward from attempted to contest in upcoming elections". Katarawaddy Times (English). Archived from the original on 20 March 2012. Retrieved 12 June 2019.
  3. ^ Sycb (1 April 2010). "Students and Youth congress of Burma: Kayan New Generation Youth (KNGY)". sycbcongress.blogspot.com.
  4. ^ a b "List of Cease-fire Agreements with the Junta". irrawaddy.org. 18 December 2011. Archived from the original on 18 December 2011.
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  7. ^ "Background of 7 Umbrella Organizations of Burmese Democracy Movement in Exile" (PDF). kaowao.org.