Fightings intensify between KIA and Burmese Army

Fightings between Burmese government and KIA soldiers took place on Sept 5 at 6:30 pm and Sept 6 at 6:30 am at Ja-ing-yang, west of Namsanyang. 4 Burmese soldiers were killed in this fight, told KIO source.

KIA soldiers under 5th brigade encountered Burmese government’s soldiers on Sept 6 at 1:15 pm at Loimawk-yang on Laiza-Bamaw road. At least 2 Burmese soldiers were killed and 3 wounded in this encounter, said KIO source.

In another encounter, KIA soldiers of 15th battalion, under 3rd brigade met with Burmese government’s soldiers on Sept 6 at 2:50 pm at Hkarung-krung. 2 Burmese soldiers were killed in this fight, said KIO source.