SHAN STATE – According to sources close to the junta council, Kokang bosses, including fugitives who are wanted by China in Laukkai area for online scam (Zhàpiàn), are living in the Namsang Air Force and army bases under the full security guard of the military council.
From Laukkai to Namsang Air Force, the online scammers were evacuated directly by helicopters. Kokang militia chiefs and their family members, who are engaged in online scamming, have been moving into the military bases, including the Namsang Air Force Base, for the past two and a half months.
It is reported that People who work online scamming and Kokang militia leaders were brought by helicopter to Namsang Air Force and army bases as part of the junta council program, and all of them do not wish to go outside but were placed by the junta council in army officers’ residences and army buildings. They asked what they want to buy to the family members of the junta council army, and they use money without any control.
“There are people of the online scammers in the Namsang Air Force and army bases. They are from Laukkai. The army brought fugitives wanted by China and kept them in the army under full security. They told the soldiers’ families that they would be killed if they were deported to China. They have a lot of money. They asked military families to buy anything they want and gave money. Money is used like water without any control,” said an army source.
Those online scammers from Laukkai are currently located in Namsang Air Force, Support Corps 931 and the LIB 247. In December 2023, the relevant judicial office in DaLian City, LiaoNing Province, China, issued arrest warrants for 10 members of the Kokang puppet governor group, including Bai Suocheng, for committing cybercrimes and other crimes.
Those who issued arrest warrants from China are as follows:-
- Bai Suocheng
- Bai Yingcang (aka Li Yunchen) (son of Bai Suocheng)
- Bai Yinglan (aka Li Mengna) (daughter of Bai Suocheng)
- Wei Huairen
- Wei Rong (aka Chen Rong) (niece of Wei Huairen)
- Wei Qingsong (aka Yang Song) (son of Wei Huairen)
- Liu Zhengxiang
- Liu Jiguang (aka Li Huaguang) (son of Liu Zhengxiang)
- Liu Zhengmao
- Xu Faqi (aka Xu Laofa).