Attacks kill two, wound four in South Darfur

from Radio Dabanga
Published on 12 Jan 2014 View Original

GEREIDA (12 Jan .) -

In Gereida locality, South Darfur, two people were killed and four others were wounded by militiamen in two separate incidents on Saturday.

Speaking to Radio Dabanga, sources said that “government-backed gunmen” opened fire on Mohamedein Areej while he was collecting straw in the area of Jughana. He died on the spot.

Lorry attacked

Gereida camp resident Ibrahim Dahab was murdered and four others injured when the passengers lorry they were in was attacked by militiamen. The vehicle was on its way from Gereida to Ed Daein, the capital of East Darfur.

The citizens of Gereida reiterated their appeal to the authorities to put an end to the armed robberies and bring the perpetrators to justice.