Government forces in northern Burma are continuing to close in on Kachin Independence Army (KIA) positions in Waingmaw Township, southeast of Myitkyina.
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Four volunteers from Mon Myat Sate Htar Nursing Home Association, lethally beaten and arrested by security forces during giving emergency health services in the deadliest crackdown in North Okkalapa on[…]
The Tatmadaw appears to be pressing its advantage in Kachin State after conquering the Gidon mountaintop outpost, held until earlier this month by the Kachin Independence Army near the group’s Laiza headquarters, with a statement from Senior General Min Aung Hlaing proclaiming the capture of point 768, known by the KIA as Lai Hpawng, on Tuesday.
Thousands of IDPs struggling for assistance as fighting escalates in last two days and supply routes to the frontline are blocked
Kachin rebels say number of clashes with Burmese army has doubled in recent weeks as Human Rights Watch warns of grisly human cost