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Operation Sunrise to target insurgent groups in North East

Operation Sunrise to target insurgent groups in North East

In the last five months the armies of India and Myanmar have launched two phases of joint operations along the Myanmar border targeting camps of insurgent groups operating in North East.

Named Operation Sunrise, the strategy is aimed at hitting militant groups that are impacting both India and Myanmar.

The first phase of this operation was launched in February when several camps were destroyed in Myanmar close to the border, both in the north and south closer to Mizoram in India.

In the operation, Other than NSCN (K), the groups hit were Kamtapur Liberation Organisation (KLO), the the United Liberation Front of Assam, and the National Democratic Front of Boroland (NDFB).

In February when the first phase of the Operation Sunrise was launched, the trigger was a threat to the mega Kaladan Project.

Kaladan Project

  • The Kaladan project connects Sittwe Port in Myanmar to the India-Myanmar border.
  • The project was jointly initiated by India and Myanmar to create a multi-modal platform for cargo shipments from the eastern ports to Myanmar and to the North-eastern parts of the country through Myanmar.

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