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KIA Raid N’wan Yang PMF In Waingmaw

KIA Raid N’wan Yang PMF In Waingmaw

The Kachin Independence Army (KIA) destroyed the camp of a regime-affiliated armed group in Waingmaw Township. According to a male source with knowledge of what happened, several soldiers from the N'wan Yang People's Militia Force

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KIA Attacks Wu Yang PMF In Waingmaw

KIA Attacks Wu Yang PMF In Waingmaw

The Kachin Independence Army (KIA) attacked the Wu Yang People's Militia Force (PMF) at its camp in Waingmaw Township on Thursday morning, 28 July, killing at least six PMF soldiers and wounding many others. "We

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PMF Pressures Waingmaw Residents To Accept Gold Mine

PMF Pressures Waingmaw Residents To Accept Gold Mine

The Gway Htu People's Militia Force (PMF) has been coercing residents to support its gold mining operations in Waingmaw Township, even though the majority of people in the area in Kachin State are against it.

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Waingmaw Villagers Afraid Regime Will Attack KIA

Waingmaw Villagers Afraid Regime Will Attack KIA

Villagers fear for their safety after the Burma Army (BA) showed up in their village in Waingmaw Township, which is also near Laiza, the de facto headquarters of the Kachin Independence Organisation, whose armed wing,

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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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Waingmaw Residents Want PMF Checkpoint Removed

Waingmaw Residents Want PMF Checkpoint Removed

A People's Militia Force (PMF) is extorting money from people who passed through its checkpoint outside Wu Yang village in Kachin State. For the past month, it's charging each vehicle up to 2,000 kyat ($1).

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PMF Extorting  Waingmaw Residents

PMF Extorting  Waingmaw Residents

A People's Militia Force (PMF) has been extorting travellers in Waingmaw Township, Kachin State. "They demand money from every car that passes through the Wu Yang Gate,'' says a local source. He explained that the

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Armed Forces Arrest Workers At Power Plant In Waingmaw

Armed Forces Arrest Workers At Power Plant In Waingmaw

Armed forces arrested six workers at the Buga Power Plant in Waingmaw town, Kachin State. (more…)

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KIA Attacks Burma Army in Waingmaw

KIA Attacks Burma Army in Waingmaw

The Burma Army (BA) sustained causalities during a recent Kachin Independence Army (KIA) attack on its base in Waingmaw town, Kachin State. (more…)

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Authorities Will Take Action Against Trucks With Loads Exceeding Regulations

Authorities Will Take Action Against Trucks With Loads Exceeding Regulations

An awareness campaign to educate truck drivers not to carry loads exceeding heights of 13 feet has been launched by the Kachin State government. (more…)