National Unity Government
Ministry of Defence
ကာကွယ်ရေးမူဝါဒ (ပေါ်လစီ) ဆိုင်ရာအခြေခံမူများ
With the objective to ensure democratic control of the defence sector in accordance with the federal system, hereby prescribed the following principles;
Alignment with political policies
Minister of Defence shall manage and supervise the Tatmadaw (Armed forces) according to the defence policies.
Defence and Security Council shall be established under the leadership of the government.
Establishment and implementation of Defence policies
Legislative supervision on the defence sector
Judiciary supervision on defence sector
Management of Defence
Reports related to defence shall be submitted to the People’s Defence and Security Council.
Compliance with internationally accepted laws and code of conducts
Shall comply with the Law of War and other components of International Law which do not contradict with the national interest.
Designating positions and duties
Financial Management and Resources sharing
Effective International Cooperation
Shall closely discuss and negotiate with the concerned Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Defence in order to ensure effective international cooperation in regards to the defence matters.