AAPP Meet with Members of the National Democratic Force (NDF) (06/2014)

AAPP and NDF 1

Members of Assistance Association for Political Prisoners, Burma (“AAPP”), including the Joint Secretary, Ko Bo Kyi, met with members of the National Democratic Force (“NDF”), including the NDF chairman, U Khin Maung Swe. The meeting was held at the NDF headquarters at 1:00pm on June 12, 2014, and the parties discussed data collection methods to record information on former political prisoners. NDF intend to fully cooperate with AAPP for the collection process in towns where the NDF is based. Additionally, NDF intends to collaborate in all AAPP activities concerning former political prisoners. Other meeting topics included the current political climate, the state political prisoners, and a uniform definition of political prisoners. The meeting concluded at 2pm.