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Kachin Independence Army soldiers guard a post on a hilltop overlooking Laiza, Myanmar, and Nabang, China, Jan. 31, 2013. (Photo: AP)

China continues drug clampdown near Kachin rebel headquarters

Yunnan border guards say they have arrested drug smugglers attempting to carry more than 23 kilograms of drugs in the county that borders the makeshift capital of the Kachin Independence Army, the last ethnic guerilla force fighting the civilianized military regime in Myanmar. 

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