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Darfur woman ‘blown apart’ by bomb

February 17 - 2015 ROKORO
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A woman was killed along with her donkey when a Sudan Air Force Antonov dropped three bombs on Rokoro locality, Central Darfur on Sunday afternoon.

Um Kalthoum Omar Adam and her donkey took a direct hit and were killed instantly. A relative of the dead woman told Dabanga that the explosion tore her body apart so that she could only be identified by her head.

In the west of Jebel Marra, several homes were burned and a number of livestock killed when the Sudanese Air Force dropped nine bombs on the Sur Reng area. Military spokesman for the SLA-Abdel Wahid, Mustapha Tambour, told Dabanga that there were no casualties among civilians.

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