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Northern Alliance, RCSS Clashes Displace Hundreds in Hsipaw

Villagers continue to arrive at a local monastery, seeking refuge from the fighting.  Battles...
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Tatmadaw, TNLA Clashes Displace 100 People

Villagers fled after hearing the sound of gunfire in the Mong Yaw area of...
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One Child Killed, Four Injured in Kesi Bomb Explosion

‘The area where the bomb exploded is under the control of the Burma Army,’...
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Northern Shan State Sees Four Landmine Victims in October Alone

The incidents occurred during one week, with explosive devices being discovered near a public...
Photo by – DVB / Farmer Injured by Landmine in Namkham

Farmer Injured by Landmine in Namkham

The man has reportedly been hospitalized for wounds to his legs, hands, neck and...
Nang Mo Hom

TNLA Detainee Nang Mo Hom: ‘I Believed I Would Go Home One Day’

The mother of three speaks to SHAN about her two months in the armed...
Chinese Forces

Chinese Forces Block Construction of Border Market Office in Muse

Shan State locals said they were alarmed to see Chinese troops on their side...
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Locals Flee Following Bomb Explosion in Hsipaw

Villagers say that they don’t know which organization was responsible for setting up the...
Nang Mo Hom

Family of Shan Detainee Sentenced by TNLA: ‘They Didn’t Inform Us’

Nang Mo Hom was sentenced to three years in TNLA custody for allegedly violating...
abbot of Shwe Kyin monastery in northern Shan State’s Kyaukme town

Shan Abbot Shot Dead in Kyaukme

The two gunmen remain unidentified. Two unidentified gunmen fatally shot the abbot of Shwe Kyin...