Clashes kill 19 in Myanmar
Members of the Ta’ang National Liberation Army rebel group in Shan state in 2014. Photograph: Ye Aung Thu/AFP/Getty Images
In Myanmar, nineteen people have been killed and twenty four others injured in clashes between government forces and an ethnic rebel group in Shan state.
Sources told a foreign news agency that fighting between government forces and the rebels has intensified in the country's borderlands. APP