MYANMAR -The National Unity Government (NUG)’s Ministry of Defense has announced that 612 soldiers were killed in the fighting that took place in March in NUG’s No. 1 Military Region.
Under the No. 1 military region the area included are Sagaing, Magway, Mandalay divisions and Northern Shan State. It is reported that 437 battles took place in March 2023 and 612 terrorist soldiers were killed and 700 were injured. During these battles, 60 members of the People’s Defense Forces had given their lives for the country and 94 were injured. It is learned that 27 various weapons and huge amount of ammunition were seized from the terrorist army.
The Ministry of Defense said that the attacks were jointly carried out by PDF under the No. 1 Military Region Command, People’s Defense Organizations and Ethnic Resistance Organisations (EROs).