Regime forces are thought to have been killed or injured in Shwegu Township, Kachin State on Wednesday when Myo Hla People’s Defense Forces used 107-mm rocket bombs to attack a military flotilla of nine vessels traveling on the Irrawaddy River, said the resistance group.
Two vessels were hit in the attacks.
Fifteen junta troops including a major as well as two resistance fighters were killed in an intense clash in Myawaddy Township, Karen State on Tuesday when the junta attempted to take back its base on Lat Khat Taung mountain, said Cobra Column.
People’s Defense Force groups and the Karen National Liberation Army, the armed wing of the Karen National Union, jointly attacked and seized the junta base on July 21.
Since then, the junta has made several attempts to retake its base.
Video: KNLA leads resistance capture of junta base
September 13, 2023
A video released by the Bago Region PDF shows a Karen National Liberation Army (KNLA)-led joint resistance force successfully attacking and seizing the Thit Cha Seik military base in Mone Township of KNU-controlled Nyaunglaybin District in Bago Region. The KNLA and PDF launched the attack on the camp on Aug. 31 and captured it on Sept. 1. During the clash, 15 junta troops were killed and weapons and ammunition were seized. Two resistance fighters were also killed in the clashes. (Video: Bago Region PDF)