Prison Riot Erupts in Myitkyina, Resulting in Deaths and Injuries

Myitkyina Prison in Kachin State, Myanmar was engulfed in chaos on April 18 as a riot erupted, resulting in reported deaths and injuries among inmates, sources revealed. The unrest stemmed from grievances over perceived unfairness in the granting of amnesties, while specific additional demands remained unclear. The disturbance began around 4 pm, escalating as the … Read more