Sagaing Division It is reported that Zeyawati village, which is about six miles southwest of Ye Oo township, was set on fire by the military council army at around 7:00 a.m. on August 13th. A local resident said that 59 public houses in Zeyawati village were burnt to ashes during the arson.
“The estimated strength of the military council force is about 140. On August 13th, the shooting started at 7 o’clock in the morning and lasted for a whole day. 59 houses were burnt to ashes,” said a local resident. It is reported that the military council column that burned the village has reached Dipayin Township and continues to stir up and burn the villages.