Myanmar Peace Monitor


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Arakan Liberation Party

ရခိုင္ျပည္ လြတ္ေျမာက္ေရး ပါတီ 

Armed wing: Arakan Liberation Army (ALA)
Government name: Rakhine State Liberation Party (RSLP)

ethnic armed org logo NCCT member (Under ANC)


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Founded: Nov.20, 1968, 1973, 1981

Headquarters: Mobile HQ in Karen State

Operational Area: northern Rakhine and Karen states

Estimated strength: 60-100, (2000 party members)


  • Chairperson: U Khine Ray Khine
  • Vice-chairperson: U Khine Soe Naing Aung
  • Secretary: U Khine Thu Kha

The Arakan Liberation Party (ALP) is advocating freedom and ethnic rights for Rakhine people in Myanmar. It’s headquarters are based on the Indian border near Rakhine State. The ALP’s armed wing, the Arakan Liberation Army (ALA), have fought against the Myanmar army near the Indo-Myanmar and Thai-Myanmar border.

Peace Process

New Ceasefire: April 5, 2012

11th resistance group to sign ceasefire with the new government

Stage 1:State level peace talks


Official delegation team

Joint Secretary Khine Thukha

Liaison offices

Kyauk Taw (Arakan State) 3/9/12 Paletwa (Chin State) - Pending
Requested to open liaison offices:
Myawaddy in Karen state


 #  Date  Location  Militia rep  Govt Rep  Details
1 4-5/04/2012 Sittwe, Rakhine Deputy Chairman U Khaing Soe Naing Aung, and ALP Joint Secretary Khine Thukha Rakhine State Minister of Security and Border Affairs Colonel Htein Lin ceasefire
2 09/09/2013 Chiang Mai, Thailand ALP UPWC-Aung Min/ Khin Yee/MPC- 13 representatives Informal meeting
3 08/11/2013 Yangon-MPC ALP UPWC technical team Informal meeting
4 09/11/2013 Yangon-MPC ALP/ ABSDF UPWC- Aung Min Informal meeting
5 16/02/2014 Yangon ALP - Secretary General - Khine Thukha U Aung Min and MPC Informa meeting
6 18/07/2014 Naypyitaw ALP - Khine Soe Naing, Saw Mya Yar Zar Lin - Minister Khin Yee, Minister Aung Min Informa meetin


  1. ceasefire beginning April 6, 2012
  2. opening of liaison offices
  3. ALP/ALA allowed freedom of movement without arms
  4. Rakhine State Liberation Party (RSLP) members also allowed to move freely without arms.


Dec 31, 2014 - ANC released a statement on 230th Lost Sovereignty Day
Jun 26, 2014 - Two ALP cadres are under detention of the Government Army since 16 June 2014, said a statement
Feb 05, 2014 - ALP leader vice president Khine Son Naing Aung interview in Voice of Arakan
Dec 04, 2012 - ALP Statement on UN third committee resolution (Burmese)
Nov 26, 2012 - Statement of Arakan Liberation Party (Burmese)
Sep 27, 2012 - ALP statement on the Arakanese Public Seminar
Sep 20, 2012 - ALP statement on present illegal Bangali problems inside Arakan
Jun 14, 2012 - Our statement (ALP statement on the crisis in Arakan state)
Jun 10, 2012 - ALP statement on current infiltration and genocide by illegal immigrants
Jun 05, 2012 - ALP statement on Sittwe-Riot
Mar 10, 2012 - 2nd annual CC meeting statement
Jan 23, 2012 - Thank statement for peace trip
Dec 31, 2011 - ALP statement on 227th National Black Day

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