Photo: Kutkai Nsen Saturday August 31, 2019 looked to be a fine sunny day until the villagers of Mawhik were rudely awakened by the sound of gunfires around 7 am. Mawhik village is a suburb of Kutkai town in northern Shan state. It is right by the toll gate on the busy Mandalay-Muse road, also […]
Nhkum Nang Htang, a 48-year-old mother of two, was reportedly beaten to death by Burma Army soldiers from 261st Light Infantry Regiment in Nam Sung village in Kutkai township on July 3. Nhkum Nang Htang was in her shophouse selling groceries when a group of soldiers from BA’s 261st LIR entered the place. Local residents […]
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.
A series of battles took place between KIA’s 9th Battalion troops and BA’s 427th Light Infantry Regiment near the old Nam Pati village in Kutkai township on April 30 at 5:50 am and later again at 4 pm. On April 29, KIA’s 9th Battalion troops and about 50 soldiers from BA’s 427th LIR engaged at […]
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.