Around 100 People Lost Their Lives Due To Myanmar Military Airstrikes

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As per the sources, the terrible Myanmar Military airstrikes have taken more than 100 lives. This horrific incident most certainly has shaken the world. According to the ruling junta of Myanmar, an air strike was carried out on Tuesday on a village where it killed at least 100 people, including reporters and children. 

So, let us tell you that this incident had taken place when people gathered for the opening of a local office. A witness has also elaborated on the horrifying scenes of the airstrike. The witness said, “The associated press that a fighter jet dropped bombs directly onto a crowd of around 150 people at around 8 am on Tuesday.”

If you want to know about the horrific sights, then let us tell you that more than 20 or 30 children lost their lives in the tragic airstrike. Moreover, the victims also included leaders of locally formed anti-government armed groups and other opposing organizations. 

If you want to know more about the Myanmar airstrike and its aftermath, then you are at the right place. Here we will share all the details about the incident. So, it’s time to dig into this article and find out about Myanmar’s military airstrikes. 

The Military of Mynamar Launched Air Attacks on Tuesday on a Village With More Than 100 People

As we just mentioned earlier in this article, the Myanmar airstrikes on Tuesday took away at least 100 lives in a village, including children and reporters. In fact, the casualties included a few opposing parties as well. The news reports have shown the footage of the incident. 

So, let us tell you that the witnesses have informed the media about the whole incident. According to them, after the initial attack, a helicopter appeared around half an hour later and fired at the village. The military government has restricted reporting on this incident due to various reasons. 

The Reaction Of The United Nation

Meanwhile, the Myanmar Junta confirmed the attack that took place on the tuesday night. They confirmed that it was them who attacked that village. In fact, it’s also worth noting that a spokesperson of the military govt said that there was People’s defense force office opening ceremony on Tuesday morning at 8 am at Pazy Gyi Village. For those of you who don’t know, the people’s defense force is the armed wing of the National Unity Govt in Myanmar.

It’s worth noting that they call themselves the country’s legitimate govt. So, in a way, they are direct opposite to the army. The spokesperson also mentioned that some of those who lost their lives were anti-coup fighters. In addition, they also confessed that there could be some civilian casualties in that incident as well. Media also reported that the People’s Defence Force planted mines that resulted in some deaths. 

The Military of Mynamar Launched Air Attacks

The Reaction Of The United Nation

So, as per the reports, the UN has absolutely condemned the actions i.e the military airstrike attacks. The UN condemned the attack and Secretary-General Antonio Guterres reiterated his call for the end of the military’s campaign for violence. It was not at all a great decision as a lot of innocent people lost their lives. 

Vedant Patel, a spokesperson said, “Such violent attacks underscore the regime’s disregard for human life and its responsibility for the dire political and humanitarian crisis.” Furthermore, the opposition party has also strongly condemned the heinous act of the ‘terrorist military’. Overall, it was a terrible incident that has made a huge massacre in Myanmar.

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