Many were shot, set on fire or tortured to death shortly after being detained, according to the Assistance Association for Political Prisoners.
The Irrawaddy’s latest roundup includes clashes in Karen State and Bago, Mandalay and Sagaing regions.
It said the party, whose government was ousted by the military in a 2021 coup, had failed to comply with a harsh new electoral registration law imposed by the regime.
The Chin Defense Force says the 27-vehicle convoy has been attacked numerous times since leaving Sagaing Region.
The KNLA’s successful raid on the military outpost on the Salween River in Hpapun District came just a day after the junta chief vowed to crush resistance to his rule.
The Armed Forces Day comments highlight the growing threat posed by the National Unity Govt, People’s Defense Force and allied ethnic groups to Min Aung Hlaing’s regime.
At least 13 regime soldiers killed in two days of ambushes on resupply trucks that had already lost a dozen men in previous attacks.
Rank-and-file soldiers are well aware they are despised by the people and led by incompetent and corrupt generals. Morale is low and recruitment has collapsed.
The assassination of Minn Tayzar Nyunt Tin is another warning to all regime tycoons and associates, says the Urban Owls group.
The Karenni Nationalities Defense Force claims resistance groups have killed around 90 regime troops in Demoso Township this week.
The Irrawaddy has investigated 20 firms that helped fund Monday's parade in Naypyitaw.
The ‘Ogre Column’, responsible for a string of murders, rapes and beheadings in Sagaing, lost dozens of troops in recent clashes with a coalition of resistance forces.
The Irrawaddy’s latest roundup includes incidents in Sagaing, Mandalay, Magwe, Ayeyarwady and Tanintharyi regions and Mon and Chin states.
In Part Two of an interview, Asia security expert Jason Tower says to end Myanmar’s crisis, the NUG, EAOs, civil society and diverse global actors must work together.
With the support of well-wishers, weavers in Sagaing who lost everything in regime arson attacks hope to rise from the ashes.