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Tawng-kiau Destination Guide

Delve into Tawng-kiau in Myanmar

Tawng-kiau in the region of Shan is a city in Myanmar - some 234 mi or ( 377 km ) North of Nay Pyi Taw , the country's capital .

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Current time in Tawng-kiau is now 06:14 PM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Rangoon " with a UTC offset of 6.5 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Phayao, Mae Hong Son, Chiang Rai, Imphal, and Zhedao. While being here, make sure to check out Phayao . Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Tawng-kiau ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Battle of Northern Burma and Western Yunnan

Battle of Northern Burma and Western Yunnan (Chinese: 滇西缅北会战 October 1943 – March 1945) was the name of the Chinese campaign with their allies in the 1943-45 Burma Campaign. The Japanese troops initially had the winning side. However, their banzai charges failed to have much effect against the Allied troops who used camouflage tactics. The Allied forces eventually won the battle.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 22.83 97.14 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: 1943 in Burma, 1944 in Burma, 1945 in Burma, Battles of the Second Sino-Japanese War, History of Yunnan, Military history of Burma during World War II, South-East Asian theatre of World War II

Kyaukme District

Kyaukme District is a district of northern Shan State in Burma (Myanmar). As of 2001, it consisted of 9 towns and 1946 villages.

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Located at 22.90 97.00 (Lat./Long.); Less than 22 km away
Tags: Districts of Burma, Shan State

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