A wider war coming to #Myanmar

Unclaimed rocket attacks on military airbases signal a possible spread of the long-running, low-intensity civil civil war from remote ethnic frontier areas to urban centers.
2) No group has yet claimed responsibility for several, almost simultaneous rocket attacks on military targets in central Myanmar, including air bases recently used to target ethnic armed groups in the nation’s frontier areas.
3) The shadowy attacks are likely the work of an alliance between ethnic rebels and urban-based pro-democracy dissidents, with the former providing the explosives and the latter knowledge of local conditions in the Myanmar heartland.
4) If that assessment is accurate and the hits were not isolated incidents, it could mean that Myanmar’s long-running, low-intensity civil wars are spreading from ethnic minority areas in the nation’s periphery to major cities and towns.

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