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Army officers charged with human trafficking in eastern Sudan

April 28 - 2015 EL GEDAREF
President Al Bashir inspects military troops (file photo)
President Al Bashir inspects military troops (file photo)

The police of El Gedaref locality arrested two army officers on charges of human trafficking last week.

On Monday, El Tareeg digital newspaper reported that the two lieutenants were held in the Jebel Um Dorar, near the Sudanese- Ethiopian border. Policemen discovered 65 Ethiopians hidden in their military lorry.

After investigations, the police charged them with human trafficking. The Ethiopians are held in custody until they will be sent back home.

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