Month: September 2022

Civilians Injured During Fighting In Kutkai

Fierce fighting between the regime and allied groups, Kachin Independence Army (KIA) and the People’s Defence Force (PDF) in Kutkai Township, northern Shan State, has injured three people, including two children. Clashes broke out near Maw Hip, where the victims live, between 4am and 10:30am on Tuesday 6 September, and […]

Yachting: 26th Captains’ Forum, The Industry Seen From Outer Space

A change of perspective on the yachting industry to link deep ocean and outer space Yachting: 26th Captains’ Forum, The Industry Seen From Outer Space MONACO, Sept. 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Under the aegis of the collective Monaco Capital of Advanced Yachting brand and following the 2nd Monaco Smart and Sustainable Marina Rendezvous, Yacht […]

KIA Faces Off With Burma Army In Kutkai

For the past week, fighting has been escalating between regime troops and the Kachin Independence Army (KIA) in Kutkai Township in northern Shan State. Clashes occurred recently at the foot of Loi Samsip Mountain, a local who requested anonymity told SHAN. ”The fighting took place near a crossroads at Nam […]

Villagers In Southern Shan State Pressured To Vote For USDP

The Pa-O National Army (PNA) has begun collecting names for a voters’ list and pressuring residents of southern Shan State to vote for the military’s Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) in the 2023 national elections. . A man who spoke to SHAN on condition of anonymity said the soldiers […]

Mong Kung Man Injured By Concealed Landmine

A Shan man is in intensive care at Lashio Public Hospital after stepping on a hidden landmine in Mong Kung Township in southern Shan State, where the Burma Army and the Shan State Progress Party maintain troops. “He suffered serious injuries to his body, hands and legs. One of his […]

Ta’ang Youths Flee Forced Recruitment In Kyaukme Township

Youths are fleeing their villages to escape the Ta’ang National Liberation Army’s (TNLA) forced recruitment campaign in Kyaukme township in northern Shan State. According to reports from locals, the Ta’ang soldiers abducted a Grade 8 student from Middle School No. 3 in Nitmile Kon last week. A woman told SHAN […]