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Regime Relies On Waterways To Reach Northern Kachin

Regime Relies On Waterways To Reach Northern Kachin

To escape the relentless ambushes of resistance forces, the regime has resorted to sending its soldiers across the Irrawaddy River through the Sagaing Region to northern Kachin State, having lost control of land routes since

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Kachin Protest Gold Mining Of Historic N’Dum Latep

Kachin Protest Gold Mining Of Historic N’Dum Latep

The Kachin are resisting the expansion of gold mining in historic N'Dum Latep, an area in Putao Township where the ethnic group is believed to have first migrated into Kachin and northern Shan States from

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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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Kachin Risk Commemorating Kachin State Day

Kachin Risk Commemorating Kachin State Day

A man in Myitkyina who did not want to give his name told KNG that he raised the Kachin national flag in his house for 74th Kachin State Day on 10 January, followed by prayers.

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Kachin IDPs Hopeless After Losing Paddy To Drought

Kachin IDPs Hopeless After Losing Paddy To Drought

Villagers in an displaced camp in Myitkyina Township are facing additional hardships after drought led to the loss of ten acres of rice. ''They were expecting something from their rotational farm, but they got nothing.

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Kachin Farmers Destitute Following Burma Army Airstrikes

Kachin Farmers Destitute Following Burma Army Airstrikes

Kachin people living around Alaw Bum haven't been able to work on their farms since the military launched a massive offensive to retake the strategically important mountain peak from the Kachin Independence Army (KIA), which

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Regime Meets Kachin Religious Leaders In Naypyitaw

Regime Meets Kachin Religious Leaders In Naypyitaw

Military officials met with Kachin religious leaders in Naypyitaw and resumed long-delayed talks on the return of internally displaced persons (IDPs), although thousands of villagers continue to be forced from their homes by post-coup attacks.

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Kachin Villagers Want Myitsone Dam Project Scrapped

Kachin Villagers Want Myitsone Dam Project Scrapped

Kachin villagers forced off their ancestral land to make way for the construction of the Chinese financed Myitsone Dam protested Tuesday, calling for the cancellation of all hydro-power projects planned at the confluence of the

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Kachin Organizations Form Interim Coordination Team in Burma

Kachin Organizations Form Interim Coordination Team in Burma

Domestic and international Kachin organizations established a coordination team to advocate on behalf of the Kachin people during military rule, according to the team's spokesperson. (more…)

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KIO/A Destroy Burma Army Camp After Protesters Killed in Kachin State

KIO/A Destroy Burma Army Camp After Protesters Killed in Kachin State

The Kachin Independence Organization/Army (KIA) destroyed a Tatmadaw camp on Thursday, March 11, after the military regime shot and killed peaceful protesters in Kachin State's capital city, Myitkyina. (more…)