Ethnic groups in Myanmar claim advance in clashes with army

YANGON, Ethnic alliances in Myanmar claimed they were able to make progress in their fight against the Myanmar military government yesterday. Meanwhile, the Myanmar army has announced that it will retaliate against ethnic groups.

Clashes between ethnic alliances in Myanmar with soldiers of the Myanmar army It has been a week in a large area of Shan State. which is next to the border with China As a result, more than 23,000 people had to evacuate their homes to escape the ongoing fighting.

Ta’ang National Liberation Army (TNLA), Arakan Army (AA), and Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army (M). NDAA The Brotherhood Alliance said it had captured dozens of military bases, four cities and blocked key trade routes with China.

Spokesperson for the Myanmar military government Rejecting ethnic groups’ claims as propaganda that they can seize cities in Shan State, junta leader Senior General Minh Aung Hlaing said the army would carry out retaliatory operations to get back at the ethnic groups.

Source: Thai News Agency