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Mongpaw Villagers Injured By Junta Shelling

Mongpaw Villagers Injured By Junta Shelling

Four civilians, including two women, were wounded by regime fire during clashes with Kachin Independence Army Brigade 6 (Battalion 36) near Mai Hpan in Muse Township, northern Shan State. The villagers were injured after the

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Jet Fighters Attack Villages Along Sagaing and Kachin Border

Jet Fighters Attack Villages Along Sagaing and Kachin Border

Regime airstrikes against armed groups resisting its rule have increased in Indaw, Banmauk, and Htigyaing townships, while the regime is carrying out its offensive in Sagaing Region on the border with Kachin State. Last year,

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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

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Regime Releases Human Shields In Shwegu Township

Regime Releases Human Shields In Shwegu Township

The regime released 50 men and women it had abducted to use as human shields for its soldiers as they travelled through Shwegu Township in Kachin State. A local source, who doesn't want to be

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Junta Shelling Kills Restaurant Owner And Customer In Hpakant Township

Junta Shelling Kills Restaurant Owner And Customer In Hpakant Township

Two people were killed by the Burma Army (BA) after a shell struck a business in Hpakant Township, in Kachin State. According to a local familiar with the incident, Yon Gway, 50, the owner of

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Hpakant Students Struggling After Internet Partially Restored

Hpakant Students Struggling After Internet Partially Restored

On Monday, Mytel, a major telecommunications company owned by the Burma Army (BA), partially restored internet connectivity in Hpakant Township after it had been shut down since August. However, youth in the township in Kachin

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Burma Army Ambushed In Katha Township

Burma Army Ambushed In Katha Township

A civilian resistance group ambushed Burma Army (BA) soldiers providing security for a riverboat carrying food and military equipment in Katha Township, Sagaing Region. According to an officer from the local People's Defense Force (PDF),

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Armed Forces Harass Myitkyina Shops For Not Selling Regime Beer

Armed Forces Harass Myitkyina Shops For Not Selling Regime Beer

After shopkeepers have stopped selling the regime's beer products in Myitkyina as part of boycott organised by the Kachin Independence Army, Burma Army soldiers (BA) in civilian clothes have tightened security in the Kachin State

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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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Tatmadaw Hijack Burma’s Failing Peace Process

Tatmadaw Hijack Burma’s Failing Peace Process

The Tatmadaw informed the Peace-talks Creation Group (PCG) that all future peace talks with ethnic armed organizations (EAO) will be handled through its Peace Negotiation Committee, since the National League for Democracy's (NLD) Reconciliation and