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KIO Distributes Land In Hukawng Valley

KIO Distributes Land In Hukawng Valley

The Kachin Independence Organisation (KIO), one of Burma's most powerful ethnic armed organisations (EAO) fighting against the military regime, has announced that it'll redistribute many acres of land in the Hukawng Valley along the Tanai-Ledo

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Students Graduate From KIO Highschools

Students Graduate From KIO Highschools

The Kachin Independence Organisation (KIO) Education Department has announced that well over half of the students have passed their high school graduation exams for the 2021-2022 school year. Of the 2,192 students who took their

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KIO Labels Groups Working With Regime In Kachin State As Enemies

KIO Labels Groups Working With Regime In Kachin State As Enemies

The Kachin Independence Organisation (KIO), one of Burma's most powerful ethnic armed organisations (EAO), designated the People's Militia Forces (PMFs), the Border Guard Forces (BGFs) and the political parties that have accepted the military regime

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KIO Refuses To Join Naypyitaw Peace Talks

KIO Refuses To Join Naypyitaw Peace Talks

The Kachin Independence Organization (KIO) is boycotting peace talks organised by the regime-installed State Administration Council in Naypyitaw. According to KIO's spokesperson, Col Naw Bu, the ethnic armed organisation (EAO) decided not to attend talks

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KIO Will Provide Land For Poppy Eradication In Hukawng Valley

KIO Will Provide Land For Poppy Eradication In Hukawng Valley

The Kachin Independence Organisation (KIO) will distribute land plots to farmers in Tanai Township as part of its poppy eradication programme in Kachin State's Hukawng Valley, an area of Tanai Township where opium cultivation has

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Gold Mining Contaminates Villager’s Water In Kachin State

Gold Mining Contaminates Villager’s Water In Kachin State

Residents of a village in Kachin State have told KNG that their water source has become discoloured after large-scale gold mining took place nearby following the military coup in Burma over a year ago. ''Since

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Regime Launches Offensive To Build Strategic Border Road In Kachin State

Regime Launches Offensive To Build Strategic Border Road In Kachin State

The Burma Army (BA) has launched a clearance campaign to drive the Kachin Independence Army (KIA) out of an area where it plans to build a strategic road from its camp in Waingmaw Township to

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Fake PDF Hustling Shopkeepers In Kachin State

Fake PDF Hustling Shopkeepers In Kachin State

The Kachin Independence Organisation (KIO) has promised to do something against a group posing as the People's Defence Forces to extort money from civilians in Myitkyina and Mogaung townships. According to a KIO officer in

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China Wants KIO To End Border Clashes During Olympics

China Wants KIO To End Border Clashes During Olympics

After China asked ethnic armed groups along the Burmese border to stop fighting during the 2022 Winter Olympics and Lunar New Year in February and the 2022 Winter Paralympics in March, the Kachin Independence Organisation

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Junta Beer Eliminated From KIO Controlled Areas In Kachin State

Junta Beer Eliminated From KIO Controlled Areas In Kachin State

The sale of beer products belonging to the military has dropped drastically since the Kachin Independence Organisation (KIO), whose military wing, the Kachin Independence Army (KIA), is fighting the regime, banned them completely in the