The KNDF issued a statement that the whole Kon Nar Ka Lo Khu Village in Loikkaw Township, Kayah (Karenni) State, was burnt down by the junta forces around 7am on the 20th of December.
“The junta forces set fire to Kon Nar Ka Lo Khu Village around 7am on December 20th. At present, about seven houses are on fire. That group also set fire to the Daw Saw Wel Naung Lone Village on December 18th, and they have also been firing weapons,” said locals.
The junta forces set fire to about four villages, including Naung Lone, Kon Nar, on the Shan-Kayah border, northeast of Loikaw on December 18th.