Karen State

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Subdivisions Of Burma - History - Post-independence
1948, the Chin Hills area was split from Arakan Division to form Chin State (Zogam), and Kachin State was formed by carving out the Myitkyina and Bhamo ... Karen State was also created from Amherst, Thaton, and Toungoo Districts of Tenasserim Division ... Karenni State was separated from the Federated Shan States, and Shan State was formed by merging the Federated Shan States and the Wa States ...

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