The NUG’s Human Rights Ministry has issued a statement identifying the victims, including seven children, and one of the military units involved.
Eyewitnesses and relatives recall the Myanmar military’s horrific air and ground assault on a school in Sagaing that left 11 children dead and many injured last Friday.
Regime forces used helicopters and detained civilians as human shields during a series of raids and clashes across three Sagaing Region townships.
Regime gunships indiscriminately attacked four villages in Sagaing Region in yet another war crime.
Residents from more than 10 villages in Depayin Township were forced to flee their homes on Monday night in pouring rain.