Security Outposts of Myanmar Police Force in Paungbyin Attacked by Terrorists in Exceeding Strength

In Paungbyin township of Sagaing region on 22 January, two security outposts of Myanmar Police Force, where security forces are taking measures for the community peace, stability and rule of law, were synchronically attacked by terrorists with around 100 in each group about 3:30 am using heavy and small arms.

Due to the attacks of terrorists with exceeding strength, the police force bravely fighting against them had to retreat from their outposts for a while. The terrorists then burnt down and destroyed an office building and a housing in the security outposts. When the combined team comprising military columns and members of Myanmar Police Forces arrived the scene, a police member was found injured and some Police members and small arms missing.

The attacks of terrorists with exceeding strength against the security outposts of Myanmar Police Force, where security forces are taking measures for the community peace, stability and rule of law is intentionally to disrupt the State’s peace, stability and rule of law and also to threaten the lives and properties of unarmed people.

It is reported that security measures will be boosted to find missing police members and retrieve arms and also to ensure the stability and security of the local community.

  • In Paungbyin township of Sagaing region, the terrorists in exceeding strength burnt down and destroyed an office building and a housing in the security outposts where security forces are taking security measures. Due to the attacks, a police member was injured and some Police members and small arms were missing.
engdate: 
Sunday, January 23, 2022 - 19:15
month: 
January, 2022