The Navy Council battalions and Karen Border Guard Forces (BGF) outposts within the Kawkareik-Kyondoe area are beneath frequent bombing assaults from drones operated by the revolutionary joint forces, pushing Junta forces into nice panic, a supply near the navy stated.
“ 545/546 Battalions in Kyondoe, the BGFs who supplied safety on the Kyondoe bonfire pageant, the troops from the Kawkareik-based 97th Division and who stationed at Decrease Bo Te, Taung Thone Lone (Three Mountains), and Chaung Thaung faculty worry on a regular basis that the revolutionary forces will assault them with bombs connected to their drones. A lot of their troops have been killed by bomb- laden drones. They’re scared and this prompts them to fireside artillery at villages they assume are the place the revolutionary forces are hiding”, an individual near the navy, who didn’t need to be named, stated.
On January twentieth, revolutionary forces bombed a playing ring operated with permission from BGFs, within the space the place the Kyondoe bonfire pageant was once held, he added.
“Now they’re very fearful concerning the bonfire pageant deliberate to be held on the twenty seventh and the Japanese-built Gyaing Bridge being attacked, and have elevated safety”, the supply additionally stated.
On the morning of January twenty third, a Navy Council column heading in the direction of Yan Kote village from Kawkareik was attacked by drones. Additionally, a Kyondoe BGF base was bombed by drone-dropped grenades, inflicting the BGF troopers to flee, a Kyondoe resident stated.
“In latest days, the Navy Council troops in Kyondoe and Kawkareik have been ceaselessly attacked by drones. So, they responded with indiscriminate shelling. This morning, they fired artillery at Kan Ni, Kamma Ceremony, and Mi Galon villages. The Kawkareik-based 97th Division additionally fired randomly with artillery”, he advised KIC.
Though there is no such thing as a combating alongside the Myawaddy-Kawkareik-Kyondoe Street lately, the revolutionary joint forces (drone models) are decided to extend the tempo of drone bombing assaults on the Navy Council troops within the area.