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BURMA-Insurgencies among Mons and Karens

BURMA Insurgencies among Mons and Karens Bertil Lintner FOR more than thirty years, a civil war has been raging in Burma, not less bloody and dramatic than the one in Kampuchea, but virtually forgotien by the outside world. The Karen, the Mon, the Kachin, the Shan, the Aia- kan and other national minorities are fighting for their independence against the Central government in Rangoon. It is a positional war which so far has seen no losers and no winner.-; and the stalemate is likely to continue for many more years.

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