A new report alleges that a recent Burmese army offensive in Shan State was linked to coal-mining operations opposed by local people.
Tagged: Shan State Army-North
Last week the Shan State Army North rejected an invitation to Naypyidaw to be part of a lavish declaration of peace in Burma. Now the Burmese army is paying them an unwelcome visit.
Villagers near Loi Se hill are taking shelter in Tangyang town after they were forced to flee their homes due to fighting between the Shan State Army-North and the Burmese[…]