Than Muang works on the State Law and Order Restoration Council (SLORC) He commanded a large force in the jungle of Taguang, Myanmar, where presumably had the authority of the central government.
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This led to the links with the underworld and the Russian assassin Mara Aramov. She paid Muang with Meta Global Fund in exchange for the army of Myanmar hit a commercial flight. The target was an agent of North Korea,Yong-Jun Kim, who escaped from Tokyo with a sample of Omega Strain. After Muang ordered to shoot down aircraft with terrorists hired by Meta Global, he sent an army to take a sample of the virus from the body of Kim. Lian Xing and agent Cobra arrived at the crash site to pick up the body of the deceased agent Imani Gray, and take a sample from the soldiers of Myanmar. Cobra found Muang in the command post and killed him.
Muang was a known soldier working for the State Law and Order Restoration Council, a military junta that seized power in the Southeast Asia country of Burma and changed its name to Myanmar. He commanded a sizable rebellion force inside of a jungle, where he presumably had the autonomy to operate unimpeded by the central government.
This led to connections with underworld figures and the Russian
assassin Mara Aramov. She provided Muang with money from Meta Global Funds in exchange for having the Myanmar army shoot down a passenger jet. The target was an agent of North Korea, Yong-jun Kim, who had escaped Tokyo with a sample of the Omega Strain.
Once Muang ordered the plane shot down with help from a terrorist hired by Meta Global, he sent the army to recover Kim's virus sample. The Agency arrived on site to recover the body of fallen agent Imani Gray, and retrieved the virus from a Myanmar soldier while targeting Muang. They found him inside a command post and eliminated him.