On 14 May 2018 beginning at 8:00 am, the Arakan Army has clashed with the Myanmar Army near Kone-Pyin village, eastern bank of Kaladan river.
Today clashes have continuously broken out from 8:00 am till 18:00 pm (fight and just take a small break). The Myanmar Army is still firing mortars and artillery indiscriminately.
Some troops from the enemy (Myanmar Army) have been killed as well as some ammunitions, military equipment and some enemy casualties have been seized in today clashes.
It is anticipated that clashes in coming days can be intensified because the Myanmar Army has transferred reinforcements to the battlegrounds.
The Myanmar Army’s constantly waging the offensive attacks into the operational territory of the Arakan Army troops have caused to break out such continued clashes between the Arakan Army and the Myanmar Army during these days.
14 May 2018
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