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KNU general died in Mae Hong Son

General Tamla Baw, one of the most respected Karen leaders has died, aged 94, in Mae Sariang district, Mae Hong Son.

The former KNU chairman passed away on Thursday June 26, at 9.24pm.

General Tamla Baw was a man of deeds and spent his life fighting for freedom, democracy and self-determination for Karen people. According to Thai police, he moved to Mae Sariang after his retirement and lived in a small house with his family.

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