Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Despite Cease-Fire, Fighting Continues in Burma's Kachin State

21 Jan 2013

BANGKOK — Sporadic fighting has continued between Burma's army 
and ethnic Kachin rebels in Burma's north Kachin state,
 despite a government-declared unilateral cease-fire.  
An eyewitness tells VOA that Burmese soldiers appeared
 to use a brief lull in hostilities after the declaration to advance on rebel positions. 
 The close proximity of combatants is complicating efforts for peace talks. 

More >>>>>>>>>

No comments:

Post a Comment