The Tatmadaw True News Team held a press conference at the Defence Services Museum in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday morning, on the issues of armed clashes with TNLA group in northern Shan State, seizures of arms and ammunition, activities of AA armed group in Rakhine State and confiscations of narcotic drugs in respective commands.
It was attended by Chairman of Tatmadaw True News Team Maj-Gen Soe Naing Oo, Vice Chairman Maj-Gen Tun Tun Nyi, Secretary Brig-Gen Zaw Min Tun and senior military officers from the Office of the Commander-in-Chief (Army), along with reporters from local news agencies, daily newspapers, journals, local TV news agencies and locally-based foreign news agencies.
Chairman, Vice Chairman and Secretary explained the moves of TNLA, seizures of arms and ammunition from Homein Village and surrounding area in Hukhin Village-tract, Namhsam Township, armed clashes with AA group in Rakhine State, mine explosions of AA, killing of innocent civilians, the Defence & Security 2019 and the ADMM-Plus (VIP Programme) attended by Commander in Chief of Defence Services Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, the official visit of Deputy Commander in Chief of Defence Services Vice Senior General Soe Win to Thailand, and confiscations of narcotic drugs at the respective military commands from 1 January to 20 November 2019.
Colonel Aung Khin Thein from the Office of the Judge Advocate General detailed procedures of court martial.
Later the Tatmadaw True News Team replied to queries raised by reporters from news agencies. — MNA (Translated Aung Khin)