Myanmar Blames Kokang Rebels for Bomb That Killed Four Farmers in China

March 14, 2015 8:50 AM

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BEIJING—A plane from Myanmar has killed four Chinese farmers and injured nine after dropping a bomb in China’s southwestern Yunnan province, China’s state news agency reported Saturday—but Myanmar says its armed forces aren't responsible.

According to the report from the Xinhua News Agency in English, China’s vice foreign minister Liu Zhenmin called in Myanmar’s ambassador to Beijing Friday night, demanding an investigation and punishment of those responsible.

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