The regime reportedly planted landmines across Mindat Township after fighting with the civilian resistance.
The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs says civilians are in urgent need of food and medical care.
Junta forces have raided the birthplace of Dr. Tayzar San, who has been leading anti-regime protests in Mandalay, twice this week.
Civilian resistance fighters clashed with regime soldiers in two shootouts in Mingin Township.
Conflict is increasingly spreading across the country, says the armed group’s spokesman.
Following its predecessors' footsteps, the current regime is already publishing books claiming the coup was essential to defend Myanmar.
The ethnic armed group attacked a regime checkpoint just outside the Kachin State capital Myitkyina in the latest in a series of attacks on junta forces in northern Myanmar.
The 680 new infections reported Wednesday are the highest since the junta’s February coup as the country struggles with fresh coronavirus wave.
Civilian resistance fighters with homemade weapons appear to have defeated regime troops.
The victims’ families deny claims the men were linked to Mandalay’s resistance movement.
Lieutenant Colonel Aung Myo Kyaw was the highest-ranking junta officer killed since the February coup.
Sittwe residents concerned by what appears to be the first local transmission of coronavirus in the Rakhine State capital.
Kin Ma Village in Magwe Region was set on fire on June 15 by regime forces, killing an elderly couple and leaving 1,000 villagers homeless.
A total of 595 new coronavirus cases were detected in 24 hours as new strains move across the country.
The Karen National Liberation Army says regime forces invaded its territory without giving notice.