Some 2,000 residents of 7 villages sheltering in monasteries, churches as RCSS, SSPP fight over territory
TNLA accuses Tatmadaw of mining public roads in ‘non-conflict’ zones
Some 750 IDPs from Mong Yin village are sheltering in Namtu town as RCSS clashes with joint TNLA/SSPP force
RCSS denies detaining missing troops, says they probably deserted their posts
Two men arrested, more than 160,000 of the devices seized from Mandalay-bound truck in Kyaukme Township.
Organization accuses woman of informing on two of its soldiers; incident has stoked conflict between Shan, Ta’ang communities
Youth network says Ta’ang group earlier accused woman of being a Tatmadaw informant; her family denies the claim.
This week’s clashes have also left more than 600 Shan villagers homeless, local residents say.
Some 451 IDPs sheltering at a Buddhist monastery as fighting enters third day.
Aid groups are assisting residents of three villages taking shelter in Kyaukme, Mongngaw
‘We would like to request that the cases be dropped because they are innocent farmers,’ said Sai Hor Hseng, spokesman for the SHRF.