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If Laiza falls, the Union of Burma is finished?

If Laiza falls, the Union of Burma is finished?

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Published by Jutta Pflueg
20.JANUARY 2013 By Kanbawza Win
There cannot be the Union of Burma but only the Union of Myanmar, with the imperial Mahar Myanmar race lording perpetuity over the ethnic nationalities was authentically proven to the world when “The decision to use air power against ethnic militias, a tactic unheard of even under military rule, runs counter to reformist President Thein Sein’s assurances that troops were acting only in self defense,” wrote Martin Petty of Reuters. Very lately there was indiscriminate shelling kills some civilians including some women and children in Laiza.
20.JANUARY 2013 By Kanbawza Win
There cannot be the Union of Burma but only the Union of Myanmar, with the imperial Mahar Myanmar race lording perpetuity over the ethnic nationalities was authentically proven to the world when “The decision to use air power against ethnic militias, a tactic unheard of even under military rule, runs counter to reformist President Thein Sein’s assurances that troops were acting only in self defense,” wrote Martin Petty of Reuters. Very lately there was indiscriminate shelling kills some civilians including some women and children in Laiza.

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If Laiza falls, the Union of Burma is finished?
By Kanbawza WinThere cannot be the Union of Burma but only the Union of Myanmar, with theimperial Mahar Myanmar race lording perpetuity over the ethnic nationalities wasauthentically proven to the world when “The decision to use air power against ethnicmilitias, a tactic unheard of even under military rule, runs counter to reformistPresident Thein Sein’s assurances that troops were acting only in self defense,” wroteMartin Petty of Reuters. Very lately there was indiscriminate shelling kills somecivilians including some women and children in Laiza.Most of the international communities tactically approve this by staying numb in thisinhuman atrocities because of Burma’s rich natural and human resources couple witha potential virgin market, dubbed as the last frontier, which they have set their heartsto exploit.It was only yesterday that EU Foreign Affairs Catherine Ashlon announced EUposition as it was dominated by the Nazi ancestors just like in the southernhemisphere led by the ancestors of the former prisoners are out and out to exploit theformer colony.. The hypocrisy of these Western nations were matched by theancestors of fascist couple with the ancestors of the dictatorships of the proletariatwhose Asian values pale miserably in the universal declaration of human rights, notto mention the ASEAN values that has been encouraging the Burmese Generals allthese years with its
Constructive Engagement.
It was only US, UK and the UN thathave the moral courage to protest.When the modern Union of Burma was born in 1948, the different nationalities of Shan, Chin, and Kachin had willingly joined the Union led by Myanmar leader
Bogyoke Aung San
(father of Aung San Suu Kyi) with the promise that they will runon federal lines but after his assassination the concordat was broken and the centralgovernment spearheaded by the
Imperial Myanmar Tatmadaw
dominated by theMyanmar embarked on a
divide and rule policy
in their ethnic cleansing policy. TheKaren had experienced the atrocities of the Burmese army in World War II. at thattime under the name of BIA (Burma Independence Army) wanted to stay clean andwas about to overthrow the government, when the Chin and the Kachin rally behindthe Union and resolutely defended the Union of Burma where thousands of theirsons made supreme sacrifices and now this very
Myanmar Tatmadaw
is using modernweaponry coordinating aerial attack and heavy artillery fire indiscriminately using81mm, 105mm and 120mm mortar shells and occasionally using chemical weapons in
 
killing Caching and injuring several innocent citizens.. What an irony that thepatriotic Union Burmese army has become and
Imperial Myanmar Tamadaw
under theguidance of the Myanmar Generals?No doubt the Kachin had made a mistake when it broke away from the other ethnicnationalities and signed a truce in 1994 leaving the other ethnic nationalities at themercy of the Junta and now it is vice versa as the other ethnic nationalities havesigned ceasefires and the Imperial Myanmar Tatmadaw has turned their wrath onthe Kachin. Taking a leaf out of the Fascist Japanese, the
Imperial Myanmar Tatmadaw
has chosen to mount a major military offensive on Christmas season. The weaknessof the unity of the ethnic nationalities, now under UNFC (United NationalitiesFederal Council) this divide and rule policy worked admirably for the Myanmardominated government. It was perfectly timed because on December 14, just the dayafter the government offered a new round of peace talks it launched a majoroffensive. Since then, in an all out effort to capture the KIO administration center of Laiza has begun after 1,360 skirmishes with the Kachin Independence Army.The government’s ceasefire announcement, came only hours after Parliamentapproved a resolution calling for an end to a year and a half of fighting as the
Imperial Myanmar
Tatmadaw actions have come under increased international scrutiny. But itis unclear whether the military will comply with the order because the BurmeseArmy is a state within a state as the 2008 Nargis Constitution has stipulated that ithave its own tribunal and will listen to it only, and not to the President who hadordered several ceasefires. Rev. Samson Hkalam, the General Secretary of the KachinBaptist Convention, said
“According to our experience, the declarations by the governmentare one thing, What the army does is another.”
This was proven to be true when thefighting stop in Lajayang area only but intensifies in Hka Pot and Hka Ya Bhum, bothrebel-held hilltop posts located to the north and west of Laiza, respectively. However,the announcement can be influenced by a UN donor Conference in
Naypyidaw
whichcould result in a multimillion dollars aid package for Burma. The disturbing image of civilian causalities and fresh atrocities has compel the rights groups to call on aninternational investigation into possible commission of war crimes against humanityand other serious human rights abuses in Burma. The quasi military government of Thein Sein's can lose all its international legitimacy just as quickly as it has regained itin the last two years.If the Burmese government continues the fight to capture Laiza, it will be a pyrrhicvictory, as there is every possibility that the Kachin who are experts in guerillawarfare since 2nd World War will continue to fight relentlessly and can easily became an urban warfare. The ongoing offensive may cripple the KIA militarily, but
 
it will likely not defeat the Kachin resistance. The outcome will be intense ethnichatred on the Myanmar by the Non Myanmar, making it even more difficult toestablish a lasting peace. Many Kachin now feel that there is no place for them inBurma.According to the UNFC there will be no peace talk as long as the War in Kachincontinues but more effective is the declaration of the WA communiqué which clearlysays that there is every possibility that the other ethnic nationalities will have nochoice but to follow the Kachin lead and take up arms again, maybe another 600years of civil war as Burma has fought only 60 years. With the fall of Laiza it willprove that the
Imperial Myanmar Tatmadaw
is not the people’s army to defend thecountry from outside enemies but an occupational army implementing the Myanmarimperialism over the Non Myanmar ethnic nationalities.
1. Neighboring Countries Reactions(a) China
is the most responsible country in this Kachin crisis. It has sustain theBurmese Juntas all these years not only militarily but also diplomatically not only forits strategic values but also to exploit its human and material resources. Now thatBurma has opened up and competition from the West has come in, it is forced to finda new strategy to control
Naypyidaw.
Clearly in the implementation of Myanmarimperialism over the non Myanmar it was using two way strategy somewhat a twoedged sword which in Burmese we say
“Ye Mote Ta Phet Mee Sa Ta Phet” 
literallytranslated meaning a can of water in one hand and a fire in another to keep the crisisgoing as only then she can control the Burmese generals.When the KIO signed a cease-fire agreement with the Junta it did not result indisarmament, but give the KIO enough room to consolidate its regional hold anddevelop a working bureaucracy as well as relative economic autonomy. This allowedthe KIO to establish a toll system on the roads linking Burma to China, providing theKachin with a secure source of income and making them the de facto intermediariesof cross-border trade. The fundamental fact of Kachin state is that the Burmesegovernment has very little real control over it. Historically, geographically, culturallyand politically, the state is different, and that difference makes it restive and resistantto Myanmar's influence.China has taken advantage of that difference, positioning itself as moderator and ineffect translator between the ethnic opposition and the Burmese administrations.Since Burma's isolation from the West, China has been Burma’s only major ally,

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