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KIO Outlaws Junta Beer In Myitkyina

KIO Outlaws Junta Beer In Myitkyina

The Kachin Independence Organisation (KIO) banned the sale of beer produced by the regime and crony companies in Myitkyina District. A KIO officer told KNG that Myanmar, Dagon and ABC beer companies have all been…

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KIO Chair Warns Resistance Groups About Attacking Civilians

KIO Chair Warns Resistance Groups About Attacking Civilians

The chair of the Kachin Independence Organisation (KIO) in his New Year’s address has exhorted civilian resistance groups to stop all attacks on civilians and public facilities, including schools and hospitals. ”I would urge resistance…

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KIA Attack PMF In Hpakant Township

KIA Attack PMF In Hpakant Township

The Kachin Independence Army (KIA) inflicted causalities during an attack on the Sanpya People’s Militia Force (PMF) in a gold mining village in Hpakant Township, where the PMF was extorting money from residents, according to…

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Fighting In Kalay Township Prevents Volunteers From Collecting Bodies

Fighting In Kalay Township Prevents Volunteers From Collecting Bodies

Due to ongoing fighting between Burma Army (BA) and civilian resistance groups in southern Kalay Township, volunteers have been unable to collect the remains of all villagers killed in Nat Chaung village. A volunteer, who…

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KIA Raid Junta Camps In Mogaung Township

KIA Raid Junta Camps In Mogaung Township

The Kachin Independence Army (KIA) captured and destroyed two regime camps in Mogaung Township, Kachin State. In the attacks around 3am on 24 December, KIA Battalion 44 (Brigade 9) attacked Burma Army (BA) Light Infantry…

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Rescuers Unable To Find Missing Miners After Hpakant Landslide

Rescuers Unable To Find Missing Miners After Hpakant Landslide

Rescue workers have recovered only one body from the landslide in Hpakant Township with many more feared to have perished in the disaster in Kachin State. “We still do not know the exact number of…

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Waingmaw Residents Want PMF Checkpoint Removed

Waingmaw Residents Want PMF Checkpoint Removed

A People’s Militia Force (PMF) is extorting money from people who passed through its checkpoint outside Wu Yang village in Kachin State. For the past month, it’s charging each vehicle up to 2,000 kyat ($1).…

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KIO Doesn’t Join FPNCC Meeting With Junta Leaders

KIO Doesn’t Join FPNCC Meeting With Junta Leaders

The Kachin Independence Organisation (KIO) did not attend a meeting in Mongla in eastern Shan State attended by the military and member groups of the Federal Political Negotiation Consultative Committee (FPNCC), although it is in…

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National Unity Government Sells Bonds For Burma’s Revolution

National Unity Government Sells Bonds For Burma’s Revolution

The interim National Unity Government (NUG) has announced that it will sell government bonds to citizens inside Burma to finance its revolutionary efforts to overthrow the regime that seized power ten months ago during a…

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KIO Promises To Resolve Hukawng Valley Land Dispute

KIO Promises To Resolve Hukawng Valley Land Dispute

The Kachin Independence Organisation (KIO) announced plans to redistribute the land in Hukawng Valley that its military wing, Kachin Independence Army (KIA), seized from Yuzana Co Ltd along Lido Road in Kachin State last spring…