Myanmar, Armed Conflict / War, Level 3: Several civilians killed by junta forces in Ywar Thar – Sagaing Region, Myanmar

2022-08-17: Media reported on Wednesday (17 August), that at least seven civilians have been killed by junta forces in the village of Ywar Thar in Sagaing Region.
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