September 16, 2023 || Tongsan Media Group ||
KNU Dupalaya District, The KNLA – Karen National Liberation Army (18th) Battalion and Revolutionary Joint Forces attacked the military council army camp located at a place on the Thai-Myanmar border in Kok Krait Township yesterday (September 14th) at around 8:00 a.m. They were able to attack and capture the camp in less than half an hour. Three members of the KNLA-Revolutionary Joint Force were injured and one killed during the battle to capture the camp. Photographic records show that a large number of weapons and ammunition were seized from the military council.
The weapons seized from the military council camp were MA-1 (1) MA-2 (2) hands; MA-3 (1) hand; MA-4 joint (2) hands; RPG-7 (1) hand; 60mm corn short (2) Two (2) pistols and one (1) machine gun, ammunition and other items are RPG-7 (70) rounds. 81mm bullets (40) 60mm bullets (110) M-79 ammunition (40) 5.56 bullets (2800) 7.62 bullets (800) land mines (20) 23 landmines; (3) forward mines; (1) large communication device; Map (1) 20 grenades and 2 compasses.
As such attacks are being carried out daily, the number of dead and wounded of the military council troops is increasing, and the military council troops and their families in the camp are also losing morale. In addition, it is stated that there are many who have left their army, which is ruled by violence and fled, and joined the KNU – Karen National Union and the Joint Revolutionary Forces.
Source: People’s Spring
Translated: Tongsan Admin Team