Ethnic nationalities organizations based in USA, Canada, Malaysia and a global Kachin network this week released statements expressing their supports for Gambia’s legal action against Burmese authorities and International Court of Justice’s public hearings scheduled for early December in the Hague. The Gambia, on behalf of 57 member states of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, […]
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.