The man, who was believed to have ties to various political and armed group, was shot dead after attending a graduation ceremony for his daughter.
24th Light Infantry Battalion (LIB) reportedly lost two men when its camp, located about a mile outside the town of Namtu, was attacked.
A bomb exploded on the front yard of a Shan politician on Thursday night, leaving one man injured in Shan State’s Namhkam Township.
Environmental activists on Tuesday called on Thailand to suspend two controversial dam projects in Burma’s conflict-torn border regions until the country’s ethnic conflicts are resolved.
Senior exiled Shan journalist and former revolutionary Saengjuen Sarawin has died in Chiang Mai, aged 59
Senior Thai general in introductory visit to Burma to discuss closer military ties and the drug problem with new Burmese govt