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China denies hundreds of Chinese nationals trapped in Myanmar

 China on Tuesday denied a state media report that hundreds of Chinese citizens were trapped by fighting between government troops and insurgents in northern Myanmar.

Jan 20, 2015, 14:31 PM IST

Hundreds of Chinese nationals trapped in north Myanmar: Report

Hundreds of Chinese citizens, including miners and jade traders, are among 2,000 civilians trapped by fighting between government troops and insurgents in northern Myanmar, China`s state-backed Global Times reported on Monday.

Jan 19, 2015, 13:54 PM IST

UN says aid to parts of Myanmar`s rebel-held north `stalled

The United Nations on Tuesday said it had been unable to reach thousands of displaced people in rebel-held areas of Myanmar`s war-torn northern Kachin state for two months as soaring tensions after recent clashes raise international alarm.

Dec 16, 2014, 19:41 PM IST

Myanmar army says deadly strike against rebels meant only as "warning"

The Myanmar army said that a deadly artillery attack on an insurgent military academy had been intended only as a "warning" strike, local media reported, amid mounting tensions ahead of renewed negotiations for a ceasefire.

Nov 21, 2014, 13:23 PM IST

Myanmar Kachin rebels say 23 cadets killed by Army shell

A Myanmar Army shell killed 23 cadets of an ethnic insurgent group in the deadliest attack since a ceasefire agreement broke down in 2011, the group`s deputy commander said on Thursday.

Nov 20, 2014, 13:06 PM IST

Myanmar`s Kachin rebels lose ground near HQ

A key outpost protecting the headquarters of ethnic Kachin rebels in northern Myanmar has fallen to government troops, a spokesman for the guerrilla group said on Sunday.

Jan 27, 2013, 12:18 PM IST