KARENNI STATE – According to the information officer of Demoso People Defense Force (DMO PDF) Khun Francis mentioned that DMO PDF intercepted the junta council ammunition box which was parachuted into the Loikaw prison, Loikaw town, Karenni (Kayah) state.
The fierce battles broke out between the Karenni Alliance Forces and the fascist junta council troops near the Loikaw prison, Loikaw town, at around 3 p.m. on November 19. The junta council parachuted the ammunition as they cannot reinforce on the ground. The revolutionary forces managed to intercept some of the ammunition.
The information officer Khun Francis mentioned that “They (the junta council troops) parachuted the ammunition into the prison as they cannot reinforce on the ground. They parachuted more than 15 boxes. At the moment, we confiscated one box of ammunition. There are around one or two more left to confiscate. We could confiscate the anti-personnel cluster bombs and the 40 mm grenades.”