BAGO DIVISION – There were a total of 96 battles, both large and small, that took place in Kler Lwee Htoo District (Nyaunglebin District), the KNU (Karen National Union) Brigade 3 territory during the month of July and 166 enemy junta soldiers, including company commanders, captains, majors and 2ICs were killed and 143 were injured, stated KNU Brigade 3.
In addition, six weapons from the MA series, one G3 and G4 each, one Uzi, one RPG and a large number of ammunition were said to be seized from the junta council.
KNLA/KNDO joint forces under Brigade 3 clashed against the light infantry divisions, infantry divisions, Pyu Saw Htee militia, police force and air defense troops of the terrorist junta council and the revolutionary forces were able to detonate two bridges used by the junta regime to transport rations and ammunition while the junta forces destroyed three roads used by civilians.
The terrorist junta regime had conducted 12 airstrikes using Mi-35 gunships, one drone attack and fired at least 299 rounds of heavy artillery into the villages, targeting innocent civilians, according to recorded data.
In addition, junta troops also burned and destroyed 44 civilian homes, one tractor, six motorcycles, 16 barns, 23 log sheds and one generator, robbed 250,000 kyats, a motorcycle and one mobile phone and also arbitrarily detained 24 innocent civilians and tortured and murdered five innocent civilians.