,
  1. Home
  2. Kachin State

Tag: Kachin State

News
Army Injured By Drone Attack In Hpakant

Army Injured By Drone Attack In Hpakant

On Monday, at least six regime soldiers were wounded at a roadblock in Hpakant by a drone strike in the township in Kachin State. About thirty soldiers were inspecting vehicles and motorists' phones at a

News
Jade Miner Killed In Hpakant Landslide

Jade Miner Killed In Hpakant Landslide

An irregular jade miner in Hpakant Township was killed and another injured when a 300-foot mountain of debris collapsed on the two men as they scavenged for the precious metal in Mawsi Ser around 3am

News
Regime Forces Momauk Villagers To Return Home

Regime Forces Momauk Villagers To Return Home

Civilians displaced by the conflict at the foot of Lon Ja Bum have returned to their homes after the military threatened to burn them down if they didn't move back to their villages that are

News
Army Restricts Essentials In Bid To Subjugate Hpakant

Army Restricts Essentials In Bid To Subjugate Hpakant

The Burma Army (BA) has restricted the supply of rice and fuel to Hpakant to prevent jade mining companies affiliated with the Kachin Independence Army (KIA) from operating in order to deprive the group and

News
Junta Releases Political Prisoners In Kachin State

Junta Releases Political Prisoners In Kachin State

Burma's regime has reportedly freed 86 prisoners from Kachin State as part of an amnesty during the Southeast Asian country's 102th National Day. The junta leadership has claimed it released 5,779 prisoners (5,098 men, 676

News
Hundreds Of Regime Soldiers Sent To Lung Ja Bum

Hundreds Of Regime Soldiers Sent To Lung Ja Bum

The regime has moved additional soldiers, weapons and food in 18 trucks to Lon Ja Bum, where it is shelling the Kachin Independence Army camp in Momauk Township and deploying ground troops. The Burma Army

News
Regime Arrests KIO, Destroys Home In Myitkyina Township

Regime Arrests KIO, Destroys Home In Myitkyina Township

The junta forces has reportedly destroyed the home of a relative of an officer of the Kachin Independence Organisation (KIO), whose armed wing, the Kachin Independence Army (KIA), is fighting the dictatorship. A man living

News
Hpakant Rice Blockage Persists

Hpakant Rice Blockage Persists

The regime has continued an embargo on rice supplies to Hpakant, which has now been in place for over 20 days. Locals told KNG that more than 70 trucks carrying over 20,000 bags of rice

News
Bhamo Armed Forces Seize Motor Vehicles

Bhamo Armed Forces Seize Motor Vehicles

Police and soldiers in Bhamo were busy confiscating unregistered vehicles over the weekend, but drivers in the town in Kachin State could get them back if they had enough money to bribe the authorities. The

News
Regime Looting Homes Around Lon Ja Bum

Regime Looting Homes Around Lon Ja Bum

Soldiers sent by the regime to attack the Kachin Independence Army (KIA) on the summit of Lon Ja Bum have looted the houses of villages they occupied at the foot of the mountain in eastern