Burmese army convoy hit by mine

A Burmese army convoy suffered a mine attack in which two government soldiers were injured in Muse, northern Shan State, on Wednesday afternoon. A Muse police official told DVB that the convoy was travelling on the road to the town of Namhkam when it was hit by the explosion near Saikhao village, about five miles to the west of Muse town. The two servicemen, who are currently receiving care in a local hospital, sustained wounds to their faces and legs in the attack. The full extent of their injuries is not yet known.