Sudan Government Adviser Rabi Abdel Atti Speaks to Al Jazeera

Publisher:
Al Jazeera
Publication Date:
31 March 2012
Tags:
Sudan, Arms and Military Affairs, Human Rights, International Organizations and Africa, Legal and Judicial Affairs

Ahmed Harun, the governor of Sudan's Southern Kordofan, has been filmed addressing troops before a battle with rebel fighters urging them to "take no prisoners".

He apparently condones war crimes in orders to the Sudanese army.

Rabi Abdel Atti, a senior adviser to Sudan's information ministry, spoke to Al Jazeera about the video footage, saying Harun's comments were "not interpreted correctly".


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