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Commander Sai Pang of the Shan State Army (SSA) looks towards positions occupied by United Wa State Army (UWSA) from a bunker on Gong Pa Kha mountain, the scene of a fierce battle between the two forces in 2005. The Shan State Army are one of many ethnic insurgencies fighting the Burmese government and has itself split into factions advocating continued armed struggle and reconciliation with the government