A series of battles took place between KIA’s 34th Battalion troops and a combined force of BA’s 252nd LIB and 253rd LIB troops at Nhkum Kahtawng junction in Mongmit township on May 8 beginningt 12:15 pm. After Nhkum Kahtawng encounters, the two sides engaged at Pyaw Dawng Kawng on the same day at around 4 […]
KIA’s 36th Battalion troops launched an attack on BA soldiers from 99th Light Infantry Division on the way between Nam Gat village and Maw Tawng village in Muse township on May 1 at 12:20 pm, a KIA source said.
KIA’s 17th Battalion troops engaged in a battle against a combined force of BA’s 365th LIR and 419th LIR at Lau Shi village in northern Shan state on April 27 at 1:30 pm, KIA sources reported.
A battle took place between KIA’s 8th Battalion troops and BA’s 69th LIB troops at Kawng Ai Da Nam, located near Dung Gyeng village in Nampaka area, on April 25 at 7:10 am. Local sources said the two sides encountered at Kawng Ai Da Nam as BA troops marched from Theinni towards KIA positions.
As Burmese military’s unilateral four-month ceasefire period is ending, its troops launched renewed military operations in northern Shan state. Burmese Army (BA) troops entered into Kachin Independence Army (KIA)’s 36th Battalion area beginning April 18 and the two sides have fought for almost a week. On April 20, KIA’s 36th Battalion troops and BA’s 99th […]