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Sagaing PDFs Discuss Army’s Offensive: If You Oppose Us, We’ll Destroy You

Sagaing PDFs Discuss Army’s Offensive: If You Oppose Us, We’ll Destroy You

The Burma Army (BA) has launched a massive offensive against the People's Defence Forces (PDFs) and other resistance groups fighting to overthrow the military regime in Sagaing Region after the groups killed and wounded many

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Soldiers Kill Men During Hpakant Shakedown

Soldiers Kill Men During Hpakant Shakedown

The army shot dead two men on a motorbike in Hpakant who failed to stop at a nightly checkpoint. Since early October, junta soldiers have been threatening residents all over the town in Kachin State,

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Skin Disease Affects Children In Tanai IDP Camp

Skin Disease Affects Children In Tanai IDP Camp

Some children living in a camp for internally displaced persons (IDPs) camp are suffering from an itchy rash that's spreading to other kids in the camp and the nearby village. Already 11 children have fallen

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Nogmung Man Dies Searching For Kachin Herb

Nogmung Man Dies Searching For Kachin Herb

A former civil servant who left his post to join Burma's protest movement has fallen to his death after climbing a mountain in search of the lucrative Baychi herb to sell to make ends meet

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Burma Army Ransacks Kachin Village In Northern Shan State

Burma Army Ransacks Kachin Village In Northern Shan State

Junta soldiers have looted and then torched people's homes, eaten their animals and dumped weedkiller into a pond they use to provide water for their livestock after battles with resistance forces in northern Shan State.

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Soaring Rice Prices Affect Remote Township In Putao

Soaring Rice Prices Affect Remote Township In Putao

The cost of rice has risen dramatically for residents of a small township in Putao District in northern Kachin State. After the Chinese border was closed due to the pandemic, staple food has to be

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Villagers Oppose Gold Mining In Tanai

Villagers Oppose Gold Mining In Tanai

The people of Hukawng Valley want to convert fallow land near their village into farms, but out-of-town mining companies have their eyes on the gold deposits in the area and have been already reportedly paying

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12 Political Prisoners Released From Hpakant Prison

12 Political Prisoners Released From Hpakant Prison

The military regime released 12 political prisoners, including a journalist, from Mazup Yang Prison in Hpakant Township, Kachin State, on Monday, 3 October. Reporter Naung Yoe told KNG he and the others walked out of

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Burma Army Murders Civilians In Indaw

Burma Army Murders Civilians In Indaw

Burma Army soldiers (BA) killed two innoc​ent civilians and two members of the People’s Defence Force (PDF) in battle during the junta’s offensive against the group opposing the dictatorship in Indaw Township, Sagaing Region. A

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Hundreds Of Junta Soldiers Staying In Bhamo Village

Hundreds Of Junta Soldiers Staying In Bhamo Village

Residents of Bhamo District are concerned of fighting starting with the Kachin Independence Army (KIA) after hundreds of regime troops from the Burma Army's (BA) Light Infantry Battalion 223 arrived in their village. “The soldiers