Burmese Army Overruns KIA’s 34th Battalion Headquarters

Burmese Army’s 77th Light Infantry Division troops overrun KIA’s 34th Battalion headquarters in Manton Township in northern Shan State on Sept 30 at around 3 pm, reported a KIA frontline source. Burmese Army troops pounded KIA’s position with several artillery rounds beginning 12:50 pm. KIA’s 34th Battalion troops had to leave their headquarters because of heavy artillery fires and large numbers of Burmese Army troops.