6 January 2013

Sudan: Gunmen Open Fire On Displaced - One Killed, One Injured

Gereida — Four gunmen allegedly opened fire on two displaced men in the area of Nabagaya, close to Gereida in South Darfur on Saturday, 5 January. The incident resulted in the death of displaced Ibrahim Mohamed Ibrahim and the injuring of Adam Moussa.

A displaced woman from Gereida told Radio Dabanga that four gunmen opened fire on the two men in the area of Nabagaya, near to Gereida, on Saturday morning at around 11 am when they were collecting firewood. The fatal victim, the woman continued, was a colonel in the civil administration.

She added that police and residents moved to the scene of the incident and the injured victim was taken to the hospital while the fatal victim was buried. The woman said the incident had been reported to the police.

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