Myanmar's ethnic states win right to draft constitutions
By 15 May 2017
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After Friday's breakthrough meeting, Burma’s seven ethnic states have won the right to draft their own constitutions. This may have an unprecedented influence on their fight for equality and self-determination, according to the leader of an armed ethnic group. The meeting on Friday approved the basic principles covering political, economic, social, security, and land and environment sectors.
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