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Tatmadaw Shelling Injures Civilians in Hpakant Township

Tatmadaw Shelling Injures Civilians in Hpakant Township

Six villagers, including a child, were wounded by Burma Army artillery fire when the military battled with Kachin Independence Army (KIA) near Seng Hpra and Hkum Tsai Zup villages, in Hpakant Township, on Thursday morning,…

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Tatmadaw Soldiers Search IDP Camps in Myitkyina

Tatmadaw Soldiers Search IDP Camps in Myitkyina

The military sent fully armed soldiers to internally displaced persons (IDPs) camps in Kachin State capital, Myitkyina, claiming that for health concerns it was necessary to check their  population registries.

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Tatmadaw Targets Civilians Following Military Defeat in Kachin State, KWAT Says

Tatmadaw Targets Civilians Following Military Defeat in Kachin State, KWAT Says

Following a series of embarrassing military defeat during the conflict with the Kachin Independence Army (KIA), the Burma Army increased attacks on civilians, a Kachin Women’s Association of Thailand (KWAT) report has found.

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Tatmadaw Arrests School Teacher After Students Join KIA in Northern Kachin State

Tatmadaw Arrests School Teacher After Students Join KIA in Northern Kachin State

The Burma Army detained a teacher, accusing her of affiliating with Kachin Independence Army (KIA) after the parents of two girls, who joined the ethnic armed organisation, blamed the teacher for their disappearance, according to…

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Tatmadaw Airstrikes Target Tanai Township

Tatmadaw Airstrikes Target Tanai Township

Tatmadaw airstrikes killed a Kachin Independence Army (KIA) soldier and a villager, destroying homes and a school in Kachin State’s Tanai (aka Danai) Township.

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Tatmadaw Recalls Former Soldiers in Putao District

Tatmadaw Recalls Former Soldiers in Putao District

Burma Army and Union Solidarity Development Party (USDP) recalled former soldiers and recruited civilians for a Peoples Militia Force (PMF) amid escalating conflict with Kachin Independence Army (KIA) in Putao District, Kachin State.

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Tatmadaw Using Civilians As Human Shields in Putao District

Tatmadaw Using Civilians As Human Shields in Putao District

Burma Army has been kidnapping civilians, including children, to use as human shields after suffering casualties during the conflict with Kachin Independence Army (KIA) in northern Kachin State.

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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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Tatmadaw Detains Civilians During Clashes With KIO/A

Tatmadaw Detains Civilians During Clashes With KIO/A

The Burma Army detained four civilians during fighting in northern Shan State with Kachin Independence Organization/Army (KIO/A) Brigade 6.

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Lawmaker Charged For Supporting Civil Servants

Lawmaker Charged For Supporting Civil Servants

The military regime charged a high-ranking Kachin minister for supporting holidays for civil servants until the democratically elected government in Burma is restored. Dashi La Seng, the minister of Natural Resources and Environment in Kachin…