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What does KNU stand for?

KNU stands for Karen National Union (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.
According to the report the abuse often occurred as soldiers questioned villagers about their suspected ties to insurgents of the Karen National Union.
The ethnic group's Karen National Union has been fighting for more than 60 years for greater autonomy from Myanmar's military government, however, its strength has dwindled over the past decade due to army offensives and divisions within its ranks.