Pa-O National Organization

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Pa-O National Organization
Flag of the Pa-O National Organization
Flag of the Pa-O National Organization
Abbreviation PNO
Type Ethnic organization
Region served
Pa-O Self-Administered Zone, Shan State, Myanmar
U Aung Kham Hti
Affiliations Pa-O National Army

The Pa-O National Organization (Burmese: ပအိုဝ်း အမျိုးသား အဖွဲ့ချုပ်) is a political organization of the Pa-O people in Burma, with the Pa-O National Army as its military wing. In 1990, the Pa-O National Army had about 500-600 men.

The PNO signed a cease-fire agreement with the junta on April 11, 1991. The PNO controls Special Region-6 in southern Shan State and has been granted a number of business concessions.

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  • The rise and fall of the Communist Party of Burma (CPB) By Bertil Lintner
  • The Pa-O: Rebels and Refugees. Russ Christensen and Sann Kyaw ISBN–10: 974-9575-93-8

ISBN–13: 978-974-9575-93-2

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