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April 8,2014

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News alert

April 8, 2014

Burma Army soldiers beat, stab and rob villager in northern Shan State

A villager distributing invitations to his son’s ordination ceremony was beaten, stabbed and robbed by Burma Army troops of LIB 515 in Tang Yan Township, northern Shan State on 23rd March 2014.

Read more: April 8,2014

25 October 2013

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News update by the Shan Human Rights Foundation

Burmese government troops use villagers as human shields after attacks against ceasefire group in central Shan State

On October 13, 2013, Burmese government troops forced 18 villagers to walk between them as human shields while returning to their base, after attacking a Shan ceasefire group in Kunhing, close to the Salween River, in central Shan State.

Read more: 25 October 2013

August 28, 2013

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Shan Human Rights Foundation

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August 28, 2013

Burma Army fires shells at Shan ceasefire group in Namtu, injuring a woman farmer, then forces her husband to be their guide

Read more: August 28, 2013