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Tatmadaw Raids Churches in Kachin State

Tatmadaw Raids Churches in Kachin State

Burma Army raided a Kachin Baptist Convention Church (KBC). According to religious officials, soldiers in two trucks arrived at the church in Kachin State and searched the premises for about 30 minutes.

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Junta’s Military Council Guilty of War Crimes and Extra-judicial Killings in Kachin and Shan States: KWAT Says

Junta’s Military Council Guilty of War Crimes and Extra-judicial Killings in Kachin and Shan States: KWAT Says

A Kachin group documented violence committed by the junta’s State Administration Council (SAC) against civilian populations of rural Kachin and Shan states and urban centers since the military staged a coup in Burma over two…

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Residents of Kachin State “Living in Darkness” After SAC Suspends Mobile Internet Network

Residents of Kachin State “Living in Darkness” After SAC Suspends Mobile Internet Network

In some townships in Kachin State, residents cannot access valuable information since the junta’s State Administration Council shut down the mobile internet network across Burma on March 14, causing concern for civilians when armed forces…

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KIA Attacks Yuzana’s Warehouse in Kachin State

KIA Attacks Yuzana’s Warehouse in Kachin State

Kachin Independence Army (KIA) torched a building owned by Yuzana Co Ltd, destroying vehicles and other expensive machines in the warehouse located near Lido Road, in Hukawng Valley, Kachin State.

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Security Forces Kill Protester in Kachin State Capital

Security Forces Kill Protester in Kachin State Capital

Security forces in civilian clothing shot and killed a protester in northern Burma’s Kachin State during a demonstration against the military regime.

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Authorities Detain Reporters in Kachin State Capital

Authorities Detain Reporters in Kachin State Capital

Security forces beat and arrested two reporters covering a protest in Myitkyina, Kachin State, according to an eyewitness.

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Two Protesters Killed, Twenty People Arrested in Kachin State

Two Protesters Killed, Twenty People Arrested in Kachin State

Two protesters in Kachin State are dead after being shot by police and soldiers who targeted a peaceful protest in Mohnyin town on March 25.

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Five Demonstrators Killed in Kachin State

Five Demonstrators Killed in Kachin State

Authorities shot dead five people during demonstrations against the military regime on 76th Armed Forces Day this Saturday in northern Burma’s Kachin State, taking away the body of at least one person they killed.

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KIO/A Seizes Prominent Burma Army Mountaintop Camp in Kachin State

KIO/A Seizes Prominent Burma Army Mountaintop Camp in Kachin State

Kachin Independence Organization/Army (KIO/A) captured a strategic mountaintop camp from Burma Army, in addition to several other camps located between Laiza and Mai Ja Yang in Kachin State.

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Military Delays Villagers Seeking Refuge From Conflict in Kachin State

Military Delays Villagers Seeking Refuge From Conflict in Kachin State

Villagers displaced by fighting in Kachin State were prevented from seeking safety in Myitkyina Township for nearly 12 hours by the Burma Army.