Myanmar to hold ceasefire talks with rebels

Seventeen armed groups hold internal dialogue ahead of nationwide ceasefire talks with the government.

Last Modified: 03 Nov 2013 01:43
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Ethnic rebels in Myanmar have agreed to start nationwide ceasefire talks with the government.

Seventeen armed groups have been meeting for the past four days, in a bid to reach consensus ahead of the talks.

Getting any truce to hold will not be easy, as Al Jazeera's Nicole Johnston reports.


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