RAKHINE STATE – The Arakan Army (AA) attacked and completely seized the fascist junta’s light battalion 540 based in Mrauk-U on January 30 and officially revealed the weapons and ammunition confiscated.
The AA has attacked simultaneously towards the atrocious army which destroyed, rampaged and stolen the Heritage of the World and Rakhine people, the Mrauk-U Town for many years. The junta army deliberately fired and attacked with large weapons.
The Mrauk-U based junta’s light battalions 540, 377, and 378 and the entire light battalion 540 was completely seized by AA at about 11:45 p.m. on January 30. In addition, AA emphasized that they are continuing to advance the other two battalions in Mrauk-U and junta’s other battalions which are also being assaulted by AA at the same time.