SAGAING DIVISION – Local people said that two houses were burnt down by the terrorist army in Ywa Than Village, Khin U Township.
On the morning of August 9, a terrorist military column consisting of Pyu Saw Htee militants from Phoat Kone Village of Shwebo Township and about 100 soldiers from the No. 8 Training Corps raided Ywa Than Village in the southern part of Khin U Township by shooting with heavy weapons and small arms and burned down two houses.
A resident said, “The military dogs (soldiers) burned Ywa Than Village. Two houses were burned to ashes. Now, we learned that column arrived back at Phoat Kone Village.”
Similarly, Ye U-based People’s Defense Comrade Information Officer Htoo Khant Zaw (Amaethar) said that the terrorist army is burning down the houses in the new ward in Tabayin.
On August 9, around 1:00 p.m., the terrorist army was reportedly burning down houses in the new blocks of Tabayin. “The details of the situation are not yet known. We only know that military dogs are burning the houses,” Mr. Htoo Khant Zaw (Amaethar) said.