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What does DKBA stand for?

DKBA stands for Democratic Karen Buddhist Army (Burma)

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Clashes were also reported further south near Myanmar's Three Pagodas Pass-based general secretary of the Karen National Union (KNU, said there had been fighting between government forces and Democratic Karen Buddhist Army (DKBA) troops in the two areas.
In October 2005, a proregime Democratic Karen Buddhist Army (DKBA) group from Kawkareik District, Karen State, reportedly detained three members of the local IRAC, including the chairman, and kept them in an underground cell.
The Myanmar army and the allied Democratic Karen Buddhist Army (DKBA) on Tuesday attacked the KNU stronghold in a border area near the Thai village of Nong Bua in Tha Song Yang district of Tak province, more than 500 kilometers north of Bangkok.
The clashes appear to be between a faction linked to the Democratic Karen Buddhist Army (DKBA) and government-backed troops," Ortigas said.
Since 1994, when the pro-government Democratic Karen Buddhist Army (DKBA) was organized, there has been armed conflict between the DKBA and the predominately Christian anti-government Karen National Union (KNU).