KIA-BA skirmishes continue in Hpakant and Chipwi

KIA 6th Battalion forces launched an attack on BA troops traveling one the way between Nam Ya and Manaw Pa in Hpakant township on June 18 at 1:30 pm.

On June 16 in Chipwi township, a BA column from 141st LIB launched an attack on a KIA frontline post under 7th Brigade. KIA sources said BA troops from Lagwi attacked KIA post at around 5:45 pm and the battle lasted for about 15 minutes.