Most travelled by foot, carrying what possessions they could.
The 324 villagers are now being sheltered at a Buddhist monastery in Man San village near Namtu town.
Ethnic bloc says “Nation of a Federal Democratic Union”; Tatmadaw insists on “Nation of Democratic and Federal Union”.
Both meetings had been scheduled as preparatory discussions to a round of national-level political dialogue due to begin next month in Langkho, southern Shan State.
The Restoration Council of Shan State (RCSS) and the Shan State Progressive Party (SSPP) must one day unite under the same banner, according to the leader of the former, who…
Burmese government forces, Kachin, Shan and Palaung rebels all involved in armed clashes this week.