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Three killed in North Darfur

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Kabkakiya ( 1 Jan .) - Three people were killed and two injured when an armed group attacked Goz Zalta village, Serif Beni Husein locality, in North Darfur on Saturday.

A source told Radio Dabanga at 8am on Saturday morning, 15 gunmen traveling on horses, approached the village from the north and west. The exact circumstances of the attack are not known.

The three people killed were Fadil Hassan Ibrahim, Abdullah Abu Bakr and Adam Yousef Yahia.

Hasssan Yacob Adam and Abu Bakr Hamid Qitr Khalil were seriously injured and taken to Kabkabiya hospital.

Villagers fled into the surrounding mountains and valleys. They reported the incident to the police, but have not received a response, said the source.