Tatmadaw Arrests CRPH, NUG, PDF Terrorists in Lay Kay Kaw new town, Htee Mae Wah Khee, Mae Htaw Tha Lay, and Makes Necessary Preparations to Repatriate the Displaced Persons

According to the confession of arrested suspects, it is observed that the majority of the arms and ammunition seized in Yangon Region and Myawady township of Kayin State and and along the Myawady-Yangon route were transported by the terrorists who were hiding in Lay Kay Kyaw of Kayin State under humanitarian grounds by using different ways. 

As Lay Kay Kaw is a sign of peace, the respective region heads were informed not to accept the NUG and PDF terrorist groups. However, the seizures of firearms occurred continuously, and therefore, the region officials were informed in advance to arrest the NUG and PDF terrorists. The security forces conducted a sweep operation in the town under the law and arrested 21 PDF members of NUG and CDMers.

· The NUG and PDF terrorists, including members of KNU/ KNLA, who want to break NCA, started the attack and it resulted in some causalities of Tatmadaw officers and members. Moreover, some were also arrested by the terrorists.

·  In order to defend itself, Tatmadaw had to launch a counterattack using airstrikes following the Rule of Engagement, ROE against the targeted enemies and bases, and it happened to fight 25 times.

· Tatmadaw has controlled Htee Mae Wah Khee, Mae Htaw Tha Lay, Ingyin Myaing, Min Let Pan and Phalu villages except for Lay Kay Kaw.

· During the clashes, Tatmadaw seized 19 assorted arms including .5 sniper machine gun of terrorists and dead bodies, and the terrorists were fleeing in disarray.

· Due to the fighting, the innocent civilians fled to the other country. Therefore, the respective security forces conducted the campaign to repatriate them using loud-speakers in Kayin and Myanmar languages.

· The Thai-Myanmar border committees negotiated to relocate the displaced persons in their villages as early as possible.

The security forces reportedly continue their security measures to eliminate the terrorists in the vicinity area of Lay Kay Kaw.

  • The majority of the arms and ammunition seized in Yangon Region and Myawady township of Kayin State and and along the Myawady-Yangon route were transported by the terrorists who were hiding in Lay Kay Kyaw of Kayin State under humanitarian grounds by using different ways. 
  • As Lay Kay Kaw is a sign of peace, the respective region heads were informed not to accept the NUG and PDF terrorist groups. However, the seizures of firearms occurred continuously, and therefore, the region officials were informed in advance to arrest the NUG and PDF terrorists. The security forces conducted a sweep operation in the town under the law and arrested 21 PDF members of NUG and CDMers.
  • During the clashes, Tatmadaw seized 19 assorted arms including .5 sniper machine gun of terrorists and dead bodies, and the terrorists were fleeing in disarray.
  • Due to the fighting, the innocent civilians fled to the other country. Therefore, the respective security forces conducted the campaign to repatriate them using loud-speakers in Kayin and Myanmar languages.