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Regime Convicts Tanai Youths

Regime Convicts Tanai Youths

The regime gaoled 21 Tanai youths for 2 years and released 8 others who were under 18. In May, the military had arrested them all at a checkpoint near the town, accusing them of having…

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KIA Fight Junta In Muse District

KIA Fight Junta In Muse District

Fighting between the Kachin Independence Army (KIA) and the Burma Army (BA) has intensified in Muse District after the junta attacked the KIA’s camp in Mongpaw in northern Shan State. Last week, Battalion 36 of…

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PDF Forms Civilian Administration In Sagaing Region

PDF Forms Civilian Administration In Sagaing Region

A People’s Defence Force (PDF) fighting the Burmese regime in Pinlebu Township, Sagaing Region, is assembling a civilian administration in its area of control. The spokesperson for the Pinlebu PDF told KNG that the People’s…

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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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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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Burma Army Convoy Attacked In Mohnyin Township

Burma Army Convoy Attacked In Mohnyin Township

On Monday, the Kachin Independence Army (KIA) ambushed a military convoy with a landmine in Mohnyin Township, Kachin State. The KIA claimed to have killed at least seven Burma Army (BA) soldiers. The Kachin armed…

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Burma Army Launches Airstrikes On KIA In Mohnyin Township

Burma Army Launches Airstrikes On KIA In Mohnyin Township

The Burma Army attacked the Kachin Independence Army (KIA) with fighter jets in Tong Pin, Kachin State. A KIA officer told KNG that the BA carried out five attacks on Battalion 26 on 25 November.…

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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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KIA Targets Junta Forces On Lido Road

KIA Targets Junta Forces On Lido Road

In their recent raids on Burma Army (BA) convoys travelling on Lido Road, Kachin Independence Army (KIA) soldiers ambushed military vehicles several times this week, according to a KIA official on the front line in…