Kachins sentence example

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  • It is known that to the TibetoChinese modifications of the pure Mongolian type all the eastern Burmese tribes - Chins, Kachins, Shans, &c. - belong (as indeed do the Burmese themselves), and that a cognate race occupies the Himalaya to the eastern limits of Kashmir.
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  • Owing to the great number of tribes, sub-tribes and clans of the Kachins, the part of the Kachin hills which has been taken under administration in the Myitkyina and Bhamo districts was divided into 40 Kachin hill tracts (recently reduced to five).
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  • Beyond these tracts there are many Kachins in Katha, Ming Mit and the northern Shan States.
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  • There were 64,405 Kachins enumerated at the census of 1901.
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  • In the middle of the 19th century the southern limit of the Kachins was 200 m.
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  • Now the Kachins are on both sides of the border of Upper Burma, and are a force to be reckoned with by frontier administrators.
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  • The Kachins have been the object of many police operations and two regular expeditions: (I) Expedition of 1892-93.
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  • Constant punitive measures were carried on by the military police; but in December 1892 a police column proceeding to establish a post at Sima was heavily attacked, and simultaneously the town of Myitkyina was raided by Kachins.
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  • The continued misconduct of the Sana Kachins from beyond the administrative border rendered punitive measures necessary.
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  • A strong force of military police is stationed at Myitkyina, with several outposts in the Kachin hills, and the country is never wholly free from crimes of violence committed by the Kachins.
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  • The chief races of Burma are Burmese (6,508,682), Arakanese (405,143), Karens (717,859), Shans (787,087), Chins (179,292), Kachins (64,405) and Talaings (321,898); but these totals do not include the Shan States and Chin hills.
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  • Beyond these tracts there are many Kachins in Katha, Mong-Mit, and the northern Shan States, but though they are often the preponderating, they are not the exclusive population.
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  • Since 1894 the country has been practically undisturbed, and large numbers of Kachins are enlisted, and ready to enlist in the military police, and seem likely to form as good troops as the Gurkhas of Nepal.
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  • There are missionary schools amongst the Chins, Kachins and Shans, and a school for the sons of Shan chiefs at Taung-gyi in the southern Shan States.
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  • The miners are all Kachins, and the right to collect the jade duty of 331 is farmed out by government to a lessee, who has hitherto always been a Chinaman.
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  • Amber is extracted by Kachins in the Hukawng valley beyond the administrative border, but the quality of the fossil resin is not very good.
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  • More than half the total are Kachins, who inhabit the hills on both sides of the Irrawaddy.
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  • The irruption of Kachins or Chingpaw from the north has now completely hemmed the state in.
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  • At present Kunlong ferry is little used, and the village was burnt by Kachins in 1893.
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  • It is served by dug-outs, three in number in 1899, and capable of carrying about fifteen men on a trip. Formerly the trade was very considerable, and the Burmese had a customs station on the island, from which the place takes its name; but the rebellion in the great state of Theinni, and the southward movement of the Kachins, as well as the Mahommedan rebellion in Yunnan, diverted the caravans to the northern route to Bhamo, which is still chiefly followed.
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  • Besides Burmese there are Zerbadis (the offspring of a Mahommedan with a Burman wife), Mahommedans, Hindus, Jews, Chinese, Shans and Manipuris (called Kathe), Kachins and Palaungs.
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  • For years after its annexation by Great Britain in 1885 the trade routes were unsafe owing to attacks from Kachins.
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  • It is mainly composed of Shan-Burmese and Kachins.
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  • The Kachins, who probably came from the sub-regions of the Himalayas, occupy the hills throughout the district.
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