Less than 24 hours after the NUG announced that it has weapons that can defend against air defense, 6 helicopters in Wat Lek Township, Sagaing Division, was attacked by 2 fighter planes. The military council attacked a local defense training school on the west bank of the Irrawaddy River in Wetlet Township, killing 3 PDFs. 3 civilians were killed and some weapons were lost.
After shooting from the air for about half an hour, 4 transport helicopters (Mi 17) landed in four places, dropped nearly 100 soldiers to the ground, and attacked the camp for 2 hours. The training ground is mainly shot, At the time of the evacuation, the neighboring villages were shot. Since it’s a training school, they don’t provide many weapons, so the PDFs can only shoot. The school was affected a lot.”
During the war council’s airstrikes, the village of Thit Soke Kone, about three miles away from the training site, was hit, and all the villagers fled. On the same day of the aerial attack in Wat Lek Township, there was also a battle with the Military Council in Tan Se Township on the east bank of the Mu River in the north, and 7 people were killed on the PDF side.