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Displaced farmer killed in South Darfur attack

May 28 - 2018 GIREIDA
A farmer in Foro Baranga in West Darfur -(Albert González Farran/Unamid)
A farmer in Foro Baranga in West Darfur -(Albert González Farran/Unamid)

A resident of the Gireida camp for the displaced was killed and four others were wounded by militiamen in South Darfur on Sunday.

Speaking to Radio Dabanga, a relative of one of the victims reported that about 20 gunmen on horses attacked a group of displaced people from Gireida camp who were working on their farms near Ibdos village, 5 km west of Gireida, on Sunday morning

“They opened fire at the farmers. Ibrahim El Nur, aged 50, died instantly,” he said. “Abdelwahid Saboun, his son Saddam, Osman Ahmed, and Ahmediya Suleiman were injured, and were taken to the Hospital of Gireida.”

The incident was reported to the police in Gireida.


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