The ongoing war between Burmese Army and Kachin Independence Army (KIA) has begun in June 9 of this year by Burmese military’s attack on KIA’s Sanggang post. As battles took place in Kachin areas and well-known terrain for Kachin soldiers, KIA has inflicted heavy casualties on Burmese Army troops since the war has started. As […]
It has been 5 months since renewed fighting broke out between KIA and Burmese Army on June 9, 2011 after 17 years of ceasefire. Front line sources said all military movements indicate that Burmese Army is preparing for a major offensive against KIA. Burmese Army soldiers of Magwe-based 88th Light Infantry Division have arrived in […]
In a latest preparation to uproot KIO/A, Burmese Army soldiers enter Kampaiti through Tengchong, China on November 8, local sources reported.
KIA soldiers under 4th Brigade attacked 10 Burmese Army’s trucks carrying Burmese soldiers from North Eastern Regional Military Command on Nov 5, 2011 at 12 noon near Nam Hkam City in Northern Shan State. Burmese soldiers were reportedly transported to reinforce Burmese Army at Kachin battle front. At least one Burmese Army trucks was hit […]
All Burma Students’ Democratic Front (ABSDF) commemorated 23rd anniversary of its founding at Lahkum hill in Shait yang, near KIO’s headquarter Laiza on Nov 1, 2011. ABSDF was founded in November, 1988 after students-led widespread unrest in Burma. Many students were being forced to flee their homes after uprising to escape arrest and torture by […]
Burmese Army starts using chemical weapons in its fight against Kachin Independence Army. Burmese Army suffered heavy casualties in recent fighting, trying to control KIA’s areas and headquarter in Kachinland and Shan State. After having lost a number of battalions and posts, Burmese Army resorted to use chemical weapons in recent fighting near Gara-yang and Shwe […]
Local sources reported last year of the delivery of chemical weapon mortar shells to the Burmese Army from North Korea. A local source also reported that Burmese Army produced its chemical weapons at factory no. 12.