Incident Summary:

11/09/2015: Assailants attacked a police station in Mong Naung village, Kyay Thee township, Loilem district, Shan state, Myanmar. It is unknown whether there were any casualties in the incident. This was one of two attacks on police and military forces in Mong Naung on the same day. No group claimed responsibility; however, sources attributed the incidents to the Shan State Army - North (SSA-N).




Southeast Asia

region/u.s. state:


Mong Naung

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Police
Name of Entity Myanmar Police Force (MPF)
Specific Description Police Station
Nationality of Target Myanmar
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Minor (likely < $1 million)
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Firearms Unknown Gun Type
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?Yes
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Additional Information Casualty numbers for this incident represent a division of a cumulative total of killed and wounded across incidents 201511090060 and 201511090061. Casualty numbers for this incident conflict across sources. Following GTD protocol, the most reliable estimates are reported here
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Shan State Army - North (SSA-N) No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators 120
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties Unknown
Total Number of Fatalities Unknown
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured Unknown
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
"Thailand: Fresh fighting in Myanmar after poll," Bangkok Post Online, November 19, 2015.
"Mong Naung Conflicts: Tatmadaw Launches Counter Attack," Myanmar International TV, November 10, 2015.