Artillery Attack Reported in Hpakant Township

Burmese Army troops on Tuesday fired 10 artillery rounds on KIA 6th Battalion’s Lai Sai Post in Hpakant Township at around 9 pm.

Similarly, a KIA post has been pounded by Burmese Army’s 261st Light Infantry Battalion troops currently stationed at Ja Ra Yang on Oct 13 at 4:30 pm.

KIA’s 35th Battalion troops ambushed Burmese Army’s 38th LIB troops who were advancing towards a KIA post near Nam Hkyi Maw in Hpakant Township on Oct 14 at 9 am. No casualties information is available from either side.