BA’s 111th LIR troops currently stationed at Lawa Pa, Mada Bum launched an attack on KIA’s 44th Battalion position at Gwi Htun Bum in Hpakant township on Dec 3 at around 1 pm. BA troops began the attack by firing 10 artillery rounds on Gwi Htun Bum followed by infantry units. The two sides battled […]
IDPs families currently staying at Yu Ji IDPs Camp and Shwi Chyi Na IDPs Camp in Bahmo have been resettled at Nam Hpa village, Tabye Kone village and Kan Ta village by Burmese authorities this week and they have withdrawn from IDPs list on Dec 1. Burmese authorities have handed out 30 sheets of tin […]
An opening ceremony for a new IDPs camp with 270 housings was held at Hkyit Mung Pa in Gai Daw village in Bhamo township on Nov 20 at 10 am. KIO’s Vice General Secretary Mr. Labang Doi Pyi Sa, Kachin Baptist Convention’s General Secretary Rev. Hpauyawng Tu Mai, Chairman of the IDPs and Refugees Relief […]
30 villagers from Sut Ra village and 10 villagers from Kawng Ra village in Njang Yang township who fled their homes to nearby forest are still unable to return to their villages. Sut Ra and Kawng Ra villagers are trapped in the forest as fighting between KIA and BA troops will likely continue in area […]
A battle took place between KIA’s 22nd Battalion troops and an unknown BA unit as BA troops approached KIA’s Kawng Ja Post in Njang Yang township on Nov 13 at around 6 am. On the same day, 2 Burmese military fighter jets were seen flying over KIA’s 44th Battalion area in Hpakant township.
A battle took place between KIA’s 8th Battalion troops and BA troops under 99th Light Infantry Division near Nawng San village in Kutkai township on Oct 31. KIA sources said the battle began as about 30 BA soldiers approached and launched attacks on a KIA frontline outpost. On Oct 27, KIA’s 36th Battalion troops launched […]