SAC’s fighter jets conducted 5 airstrikes on Salawng Kawng on May 5 as its bases continued artillery shellings. 2 fighter jets dropped bombs on Salawng Kawng and its surrounding area in 2 sorties beginning 2:20 pm. A lone fighter jet later came in 2 sorties dropping bombs beginning 8:35 pm. A fighter jet flew over […]
SAC’s fighter jets continued to pound KIA positions at Salawng Kawng in 3 sorties on May 4. A fighter jet dropped bombs beginning 5 pm. Another fighter jet fired missiles on Salawng Kawng and its surrounding area at 8:23 pm. The two sides continued to battle on the ground at Salawng Kawng and surrounding area […]
A Lung Bra villager was shot and injured by SAC troops’ random gunfires on May 4 at around 11:30 am. After being attacked by KIA’s 6th Battalion troops, SAC troops who are stationed near Lung Bra village randomly fired at the village injuring a Lung Bra villager with a gunshot wound to his leg, reported […]
Battles continue to rage between KIA and SAC troops in Momauk township as SAC’s reinforcements keep coming to the area. On May 3 alone, SAC’s Chinese-made Yunshuji-8 transport aircraft reportedly made 10 trips to Bhamo airport to transport military equipment and infantry soldiers to Kachin frontline. Fighting at Salawng Kawng and its surrounding area began at […]
3 civilians and 1 village monk were killed and at least 6 others were injured by SAC’s airstrikes at Kung Law village on May 3 at 10:17 am. An attack helicopter reportedly dropped a bomb on Kung Law village’s monastery. The injured were taken to Momauk General Hospital.
KIA troops this morning shot down an attack helicopter reported to be a Russian-made Mil MI-24P at Salawng Kawng, located east of Myotit Kung Law. A KIA’s spokesperson confirmed the report that its troops shot down the helicopter at around 10:20 am. Similarly in 2012, KIA troops shot down a SAC’s attack helicopter. Two fighter […]