KAREN STATE – Locals reported that the atrocious junta’s air forces bombarded with fighter jets over Myawaddy Township and the ground forces fired with heavy weapons.
On May 18, at 9:20 p.m., the brutal junta reportedly sent its fighter jets for airstrike attacks in Me Ka Nei area and also launched 120mm heavy weapons. The casualties among civilians from those attacks have not been confirmed yet.
“The vicious junta soldiers of Myawaddy based Infantry – 275 fired 120mm to Me Ka Nei area last night (May 18). They started their artillery firing at 9:20 p.m., and the ground was shaken by those firings even in Myawaddy Town. The junta regime launched three aerial bombardments with fighter jets and the extent of damage and casualties have not been confirmed yet,” said a resident.